T.s. Eliot And Our Turning World by Jewel Spears BrookerT.s. Eliot And Our Turning World by Jewel Spears Brooker

T.s. Eliot And Our Turning World

byJewel Spears BrookerEditorJ. Brooker

Hardcover | January 11, 2001

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In this book, 15 scholars from the US, Canada, Europe, and Japan examine Eliot's work in the context of his personal history and that of his century. Using unpublished and newly released primary materials scholars analyze Eliot's legacy in relation to idealist philosophy, music, popular culture, anti-Semitism, feminism, and literary studies.
Jewel Spears Brooker is Professor of Literature, Eckerd College.
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Title:T.s. Eliot And Our Turning WorldFormat:HardcoverDimensions:259 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0 inPublished:January 11, 2001Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0333715675

ISBN - 13:9780333715673

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Table of Contents

Introduction--Jewel Spears Brooker * Part I: Eliot and Innocence/Experience * T. S. Eliot and the Reality of Childhood--Marianne Thormählen * "Journey of the Magi" in the Context of T. S. Eliot's Religious Development--Rudolf Germer * Part II: Eliot and Philosophy * T. S. Eliot and Heraclitus--William Blissett * T. S. Eliot's Theory of Opposites: Kant and the Subversion of Epistemology--Jewel Spears Brooker & William Charron * Points of View, Objects and Half-Objects: T. S. Eliot's Poetry at Merton College, 1914-15--Stephen Medcalf * Buddhist Epistemology in T. S. Eliot's Theory of Poetry--Tatsuo Murata * Part III: Eliot and the Other Arts * Connections Between T. S. Eliot and Major Composers: Igor Stravinsky and Benjamin Britten--Peter Dickinson * Shakespeare/Dante and Water/Music in The Waste Land --Randy Malamud * Eliot's Shakespeare and Eliot's Dante --David Gervais * Part IV: Eliot and Popular Culture * The Problem of Dullness: T. S. Eliot and the "Lively Arts" in the 1920s--David Chinitz * T. S. Eliot on the Air: "Culture" and the Challenges of Mass Communication--Michael Coyle * Part V: Eliot and Anti-Semitism * T. S. Eliot in the Dock--Jewel Spears Brooker * T. S. Eliot, Anti-Semitism and the Weight of Apologia--David M. Thompson * Part VI: Eliot and Contemporary Criticism * Rethinking "Great Tom": T. S. Eliot and the Collaborative Impulse--Richard Badenhausen * T. S. Eliot and the Feminist Revision of the Modern(ist) Canon--Teresa Gibert