The Modernist era 

Pablo Picasso, "Guernica" (1937)

Pablo Picasso, "Guernica" (1937)


November 28: Victorian to modern

Charles Dickens, Great Expectations (until the end); read the original ending (Appendix A; pg. 443)

Thomas Hardy, "The Convergence of the Twain" (2104)

 

VOICES FROM WORLD WAR I  

Wilfred Owen, "Dulce Et Decorum Est" (2037) 

Siegfried Sassoon, "Glory of Women" (2025) - Deseree

Isaac Rosenberg, "Dead Man's Dump" (2032) - Hector

 

MODERNIST MANIFESTOS - IMAGISM / vorticism / futurism

T.E. Hulme, "Romanticism and Classicism" (handouts)

F.S. Flint and Ezra Pound, "Imagisme" 

Ezra Pound, "A Few Don'ts by an Imagiste" 

T.E. Hulme, Pound, H.D., An Imagist Cluster, Blast

Marinetti, The Futurist Manifesto 

 


December 5: 

COLONIAL LITERATURE

Rudyard Kipling, The White Man's Burden (Vol.2B, 1777)

George Orwell, Shooting an Elephant (2567) -Sharon

 

THE BLOOMSBURY GROUP

Virginia Woolf, from Mrs. Dalloway (2337-2344 only); A Room of One's Own (2242) 

James Joyce, "Penelope" from Ulysses (link), 1933 U.S. District Court Decision (2279) 

 


December 12: CONCLUSIONS & modernism review

Check your email and fill out the Course Evaluation before it expires! A link should have been sent to you from the Vice Provost. 

T.S. Eliot, "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock" (2287) - Jeniffer

W.H. Auden, "Musée des Beaux Arts" (2621)

W.B. Yeats, "The Second Coming" (2183), "Sailing to Byzantium" (2185)

 

Final EXAM Review


December TBD: FInal Exam at 6:00 p.m.


Don't worry! Our ROMANTICISM page and VICTORIAN page are still available.

 Victorian Study Guide - Modernism Study Guide

The date of our final exam is 12/21. Some practice IDs are here.

C.R. W. Nevinson, "Returning to the Trenches" (1916)

C.R. W. Nevinson, "Returning to the Trenches" (1916)