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By Sharon Lubkemann Allen

An leading edge, interdisciplinary, incisive scholarly learn remapping and redefining domain names and dynamics of modernism, EccentriCities: Writing within the margins of modernism seriously considers how geo-historically far away and disparate city websites, concentrating Russian and Luso-Brazilian cultural discussion and definition, provide upward thrust to primarily parallel anachronistic and replacement fictional types. whereas relatively reframing those literary traditions via an in depth survey of Russian and Brazilian literature, cartography, city layout and improvement, foregrounding cutting edge shut readings of works by means of Gogol, Dostoevsky, Bely, Almeida, Machado de Assis, Lima Barreto, Mário de Andrade, the booklet additionally redefines new constellations (eccentric, concentric, ex-centric) for knowing geo-cultural and customary dimensions of modernist and post-modern literature and theory.

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