Modern/Postmodern

This survey of 20th-century arts and ideas attempts to identify underlying epistemological, aesthetic and ethical issues. The author emphasizes how works from diverse media relate to one another and how their relationships affect the contemporary artistic and philosophical climate.

Modern/Postmodern
A Study in Twentieth-Century Arts and Ideas

Silvio Gaggi

1989 | 224 pages | Cloth $29.95 | Paper $19.95
Literature | Cultural Studies
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Table of Contents

List of Plates
Acknowledgments

1-Introduction
2-Self-Conscious Theatre
3-Replications and Convergences
4-Projecting Genres, Projecting Selves
5-Writing About Writing: John Fowles and John Barth
6-Postmodernism, Posthumanism, and Politics

Bibliography
Index