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H.D. and the Victorian Fin de Siecle argues that the twentieth-century American woman poet H.D. shaped an alternative poetic modernism of female desire from the "feminine" personae, images and forms of Decadent Romanticism that male modernists such as T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, and W.B. Yeats denounced as "effeminate." The book is the first examination of female modernism to ...more
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Published January 7th 2015 by Cambridge University Press (first published December 12th 1911)
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Cassandra Laity is an Associate Professor in the Department of English at Drew University, New Jersey. She is also the Co-Editor of Modernism/Modernity

Areas of Specialization: Anglo-American Modernisms, Modern Poetry, Feminist Criticism/Theory, Critical Theory, Late-Victorian Poetry and Fiction.

Courses taught at Drew: CLA: Introduction to Literary Analysis; Western Literature; Victorian Literature
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