From the Editors

What’s the role of an editor, now, in the academic public turn? We can issue a call , and get out of the way; we can tend our own gardens, and, like so many of our colleagues, recalibrate our pedagogies ; we can, perhaps most saliently, remind our authors that the public is not singular, and was always already there.

I thought about this again today as I edited our next entry in the “In These Times” blog (David Farley’s eloquent...Read more

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Destroyed by Poetry : Alice Corbin and the Little Magazine Effect
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“Mind the Gap! Modernism and Feminist Praxis” marks Modernism/ modernity ’s first forum dedicated to feminism and women modernists. Our forum situates its arguments at the nerve center of twentieth-century feminism, engaging diverse aspects of modern women’s lives through equally diverse methodologies. Feminism serves as a mode of critical discourse as well as an object of study, a rich doubling that shapes our dialogues about two...

Aug 7, 2017

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Nov 22, 2017

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A What Are You Reading? forum on recent publications in the field.

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Seeking Anne Spencer

Archival research possesses a hushed glamor. To realize that Marianne Moore carried around the very book you’re holding—or that Langston Hughes rolled that exact piece of paper into his typewriter late one night and yanked out a poem with the ink still damp—is like being visited by a character...

Dec 10, 2017

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