Incomparable Empires: Modernism and the Translation of Spanish and American Literature

Incomparable Empires: Modernism and the Translation of Spanish and American Literature

by Gayle Rogers

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780231178570
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Publication date: 12/04/2018
Series: Modernist Latitudes
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 312
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

Gayle Rogers is professor of English at the University of Pittsburgh. He is the author of Modernism and the New Spain: Britain, Cosmopolitan Europe, and Literary History (2012) and coauthor, with Sean Latham, of Modernism: Evolution of an Idea (2015).

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction: Modernism, Translation, and the Fields of Literary History
Part I. American Modernism's Hispanists
1. "Splintered Staves": Pound, Comparative Literature, and the Translation of Spanish Literary History
2. Restaging the Disaster: Dos Passos, Empire, and Literature After the Spanish-American War
Part II. Spain's American Translations
3. Jiménez, Modernism/o, and the Languages of Comparative Modernist Studies
4. Unamuno, Nativism, and the Politics of the Vernacular; or, On the Authenticity of Translation
Part III. New Genealogies
5. Negro and Negro: Translating American Blackness in the Shadows of the Spanish Empire
6. "Spanish Is a Language Tu": Hemingway's Cubist Spanglish and Its Legacies
Conclusion: Worlds Between Languages—the Spanglish Quixote
Notes
Index

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