Franco-British Cultural Exchanges, 1880-1940: Channel Packets by Andrew RadfordFranco-British Cultural Exchanges, 1880-1940: Channel Packets by Andrew Radford

Franco-British Cultural Exchanges, 1880-1940: Channel Packets

byAndrew Radford, Victoria Reid

Hardcover | June 28, 2012

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This volume focuses on the literary connotations of the 'Channel Packet' and sets forth lively dialogues between French and British culture at a key period of artistic innovation and exchange between 'high' and popular art forms.
JULIAN BARNES Independent scholar and author LAURA COLOMBINO Senior Lecturer in English Literature, University of Genoa, Italy RICHARD HIBBITT Senior Lecturer in French, University of Leeds, UK HERMIONE LEE President of Wolfson College, University of Oxford, UK CAROLINE PATEY Professor of English Literature, Università degli Studi, Mil...
Title:Franco-British Cultural Exchanges, 1880-1940: Channel PacketsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:229 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.82 inPublished:June 28, 2012Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230283942

ISBN - 13:9780230283947

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Table of Contents

List of Illustrations Acknowledgements Notes on Contributors Introduction: Channel Vision; A.Radford & V.Reid Sea Change: English Responses to French Poetry between Decadence and Modernism; J.Higgins Entente asymétrique? Franco-British Literary Exchanges in 1908; R.Hibbitt Misfits in France: Wild(e) about Dieppe; J.Barnes & H.Lee Transposing Wilde's Salomé: The French Operas by Strauss and Mariotte; E.Eells Valery Larbaud, Thomas Hardy and The Dynasts, with two letters from Larbaud to Hardy; D.Roe Exploring English Realist Fiction: André Gide and his Correspondents; P.Pollard Alain-Fournier's Le Grand Meaulnes, the Nouvelle Revue Française and the English Adventure Novel; D.Steel Marcel Schwob and Robert Louis Stevenson: Encounters in Death and Letters; V.Reid Croisset-London and Back, or, Flaubert's Anglo-Saxon Ghosts; C.Patey The Imagination of Space: Ford Madox Ford and France; L.Colombino An Atlas of Unknown Worlds: Charting Interwar Paris in the Short Stories of Mary Butts; A.Radford Index