Welcome to the Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism! The resource is an invaluable tool for students and researchers, and brings together a wealth of interdisciplinary content about the Modernist period.
Honours and Awards
The Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism was recognized as one of Choice Magazine’s Outstanding Academic Titles for 2017! REM was also rated as “Essential” by Choice in July 2017.
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From Literature to Music, and Architecture to Intellectual Currents, browse articles and critical commentaries across a range of disciplines.
All articles and commentaries have been edited and cross-referenced by a team of experts in Modernism, who are led by General Editor Stephen Ross.
Browse the many facets of the Modernist period by subject; including Literature, Theatre, Film, Architecture, and more
From pioneering Post-Impressionism to daring Dadaism, discover the influential movements that emerged during the Modernist period
From Paris to Pyongyang, and Moscow to Malawi, explore key cultural regions and discover the important locations that helped shape and develop the Modernist period
By Andrew, Nell; Jordan, Sharon; Głuchowska, Lidia; Poppelreuter, Tanja
- Intellectual Currents Subject Overview
By Pecora, Vincent P.
- Modernism in Latin America
By Oliver, Amy A.
- Literature Subject Overview
By Swift, Megan
- Modernism in the Middle East and Arab World
By Tagharobi, Kaveh; Zarei, Ali
- Social Realism
By Moore, Catriona; Pei, Eldon; Vladimirsky, Irena; Scott, Phoebe; Moore, Catriona; Pei, Eldon; Vladimirsky, Irena; Scott, Phoebe
- Messiaen, Olivier (1908–1992)
By Broad, Stephen
- Krenek, Ernst (1900–1991)
By Beard, Phillip
By Gammel, Irene
- Lynching Drama
By Stephens-Lorenz, Judith