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Ayers, David. Modernism: A Short Introduction. Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2004.

Baker, Houston A., Jr. Turning South Again: Re-Thinking Modernism/Re-Reading Booker T. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 2001.

Bell, Bernard W. The Contemporary African American Novel: Its Folk Roots and Modern Literary Branches. Amherst: U of Massachusetts P, 2004.

Cotsell, Michael. The Theater of Trauma: American Modernist Drama and the Psychological Struggle for the American Mind, 1900-1930. NY: Peter Lang, 2005.

Cousineau, Thomas J. Ritual Unbound: Reading Sacrifice in Modernist fiction. Newark: U of Delaware P, 2004.

Cutler, Edward S. Recovering the New: Transatlantic Roots of Modernism. Hanover: U of New Hampshire P, 2003.

Diepeveen, Leonard. The Difficulties of Modernism. NY: Routledge, 2003.

Dinerstein, Joel. Swinging the Machine: Modernity, Technology, and African American Culture Between the World Wars. Amherst: U of Massachusetts P, 2003,

Dore, Florence. The Novel and the Obscene: Sexual Subjects in American Modernism. Stanford: Stanford UP, 2005.

English, Daylanne K. Unnatural Selections: Eugenics in American Modernism and the Harlem Renaissance. Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina P, 2004.

Folks, Jeffrey J. From Richard Wright to Toni Morrison: Ethics in Modern and Postmodern American Narrative. NY: Peter Lang, 2001.

Giovacchini, Saverio. Hollywood Modernism: Film and Politics in the Age of the New Deal. Philadelphia: Temple UP, 2001.

Grant, Nathan. Masculinist Impulses: Toomer, Hurston, Black Writing, and Modernity. Columbia: U of Missouri P, 2004.

Guinn, Matthew. After Southern Modernism: Fictions of the Contemporary South. Jackson: UP of Mississippi, 2000.

Hovey, Jaime. A Thousand Words: Portraiture, Style, and Queer Modernism. Columbus: Ohio State UP, 2005.

Humm, Maggie. Modernist Women and Visual Cultures: Virginia Woolf, Vanessa Bell, Photography and Cinema. New Brunswick: Rutgers UP, 2003.

Jacobs, Karen. The Eye's Mind: Literary Modernism and Visual Culture. Ithaca: Cornell UP, 2001.

Jarraway, David R. Going the Distance: Dissident Subjectivity in Modernist American Literature. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State UP, 2003.

Keresztesi, Rita. Strangers at Home: American Ethnic Modernism between the World Wars. Lincoln: U of Nebraska P, 2005.

McGurl, Mark. The Novel Art: Elevations of American Fiction after Henry James. Princeton: Princeton UP, 2001.

McKible, Adam. The Space and Place of Modernism: The Russian Revolution, Little Magazines, and New York. NY: Routledge, 2002.

Morrisson, Mark S. The Public Face of Modernism: Little Magazines, Audiences, and Reception, 1905-1920. Madison: U of Wisconsin P, 2001.

Nicholls, David G. Conjuring the Folk: Forms of Modernity in African America. Ann Arbor: U of Michigan P, 2000.

Paul, Catherine. Poetry in the Museums of Modernism: Yeats, Pound, Moore, Stein. Ann Arbor: U of Michigan P, 2002.

Pavlic, Edward M. Crossroads Modernism: Descent and Emergence in African-American Literary Culture. Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 2002.

Pines, Davida. The Marriage Paradox: Modernist Novels and the Cultural Imperative to Marry. Gainesville: UP of Florida, 2006.

Rabinowitz, Paula. Black and White and Noir: America's Pulp Modernism. NY: Columbia UP, 2002.

Schedler, Christopher. Border Modernism: Intercultural Readings in American Literary Modernism. NY: Routledge, 2002.

Soto, Michael. The Modernist Nation: Generation, Renaissance, and Twentieth-Century American Literature. Tuscaloosa: U of Alabama P, 2004.

Sword, Helen. Ghostwriting Modernism. Ithaca: Cornell UP, 2002.

Szalay, Michael. New Deal Modernism: American Literature and the Invention of the Welfare State. Durham: Duke UP, 2000.

Trask, Michael. Cruising Modernism: Class and Sexuality in American Literature and Social Thought. Ithaca: Cornell UP, 2003.

Turner, Catherine. Marketing Modernism between the Two World Wars. Amherst: U of Massachusetts P, 2003.

Weinstein, Philip. Unknowing: The Work of Modernist Fiction. NY: Cornell UP, 2005.

Woods, Tim. The Poetics of the Limit: Ethics and Politics in Modern and Contemporary American Poetry. NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002.

Yao, Steven G.Translation and the Languages of Modernism: Gender, Politics, Language. NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002.

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Allred, Jeff. American Modernism and Depression Documentary. NY: Oxford UP, 2009.

Altieri, Charles. The Art of Twentieth-Century American Poetry: Modernism and After. Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2006.

Aronoff, Eric. Composing Cultures: Modernism, American Literary Studies, and the Problem of Culture. Charlottesville: U of Virginia P, 2013.

Bell, Kevin. Ashes Taken for Fire: Aesthetic Modernism and the Critique of Identity. Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 2007.

Belluscio, Steven J. To Be Suddenly White: Literary Realism and Racial Passing. Columbia: U of Missouri P, 2006.

Bombaci, Nancy. Freaks in Late Modernist American Culture: Nathanael West, Djuna Barnes, Tod Browning, and Carson McCullers. NY: Peter Lang. 2006.

Brown, Jayna. Babylon Girls: Black Women Performers and the Shaping of the Modern. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 2008.

Berman, Ronald. Modernity and Progress: Fitzgerald, Hemingway, Orwell. Tuscaloosa: U of Alabama P, 2005.

Childs, Peter. Modernist Literature: A Guide for the Perplexed. NY: Continuum; 2011.

De Jongh, James. Vicious Modernism: Black Harlem and the Literary Imagination. NY: Cambridge UP, 2009.

Entin, Joseph B. Sensational Modernism: Experimental Fiction and Photography in Thirties America. Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina P, 2007.

Goble, Mark. Beautiful Circuits: Modernism and the Mediated Life. NY: Columbia UP, 2010.

Goodspeed-Chadwick, Julie. Modernist Women Writers and War: Trauma and the Female Body in Djuna Barnes, H. D., and Gertrude Stein. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State UP, 2011.

Goody, Alex. Modernist Articulations: A Cultural Study of Djuna Barnes, Mina Loy, and Gertrude Stein. NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.

Hakutani, Yoshinobu. Cross-Cultural Visions in African American Modernism: From Spatial Narrative to Jazz Haiku. Columbus: Ohio State UP, 2006.

Haytock, Jennifer. Edith Wharton and the Conversations of Literary Modernism. NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.

Hutchinson, Elizabeth. The Indian Craze: Primitivism, Modernism, and Transculturation in American Art. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 2009.

James, Pearl. The New Death: American Modernism and World War I. Charlottesville: U of Virginia P, 2013.

Kalaidjian, Walter. The Edge of Modernism: American Poetry and the Traumatic Past. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins UP, 2006.

Kahan, Benjamin. Celibacies: American Modernism and Sexual Life. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 2013.

Matuozzi, Robert N. and Lindsay, Elizabeth B. Literary Research and the American Modernist Era: Strategies and Sources. Lanham: Scarecrow, 2008.

Moglen, Seth. Mourning Modernity: Literary Modernism and the Injuries of American Capitalism. Stanford, CA: Stanford UP, 2007.

Monk, Craig. Writing the Lost Generation: Expatriate Autobiography and American Modernism. Iowa City: U of Iowa P, 2008.

Pines, Davida. The Marriage Paradox: Modernist Novels and the Cultural Imperative to Marry. Gainesville: UP of Florida, 2006.

Pratt, William. Ezra Pound and the Making of Modernism. NY: AMS, 2007.

Rupprecht, Caroline. Subject to Delusions: Narcissism, Modernism, Gender. Evanston: Northwestern UP, 2006.

Scholes, Robert. Modernism in the Magazines: An Introduction. New Haven, CT: Yale UP, 2010.

Scott, Bonnie K. Gender in Modernism: New Geographies, Complex Intersections. Urbana: U of Illinois P, 2007.

Shaheen, Aaron. Androgynous Democracy: Modern American Literature and the Dual-Sexed Body Politic. Knoxville: U of Tennessee P, 2010.

Sollors, Werner. Ethnic Modernism. Cambridge, MA: Harvard UP, 2008.

Stratton, Matthew. The Politics of Irony in American Modernism. NY: Fordham UP, 2014.

Vickery, John B. The Modern Elegiac Temper. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State UP, 2006.

Wallace, Rob. Improvisation and the Making of American Literary Modernism. NY: Continuum, 2010.

West, Benjamin S. Crowd Violence in American Modernist Fiction: Lynchings, Riots and the Individual Under Assault. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2013.

Whalan, Mark. Race, Manhood, and Modernism in America: The Short Story Cycles of Sherwood Anderson and Jean Toomer. Knoxville: U of Tennessee P, 2007.

Worden, Daniel. Masculine Style: The American West and Literary Modernism. NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.

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