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By Tom Carson

She used to be born throughout the Jazz Age and grew up in Paris and the yank Midwest after her father’s dying at the polo box and her mother’s later suicide. As a tender struggle reporter, she waded ashore on Omaha seashore and witnessed the liberation of Dachau. She spent the Nineteen Fifties hobnobbing in Hollywood with Marlene Dietrich and Gene Kelly. She went to West Africa as an Ambassador’s spouse because the New Frontier dawned. She comforted a distraught Lyndon Baines Johnson in Washington, D.C., because the Vietnam conflict became a quagmire. And this day? this present day, it’s June 6, 2006: Pamela Buchanan Murphy Gerson Cadwaller’s eighty-sixth birthday. With a few asperity, she’s anticipating a congratulatory cell name from the President of the us. Brother, is he ever going to get a bit of her brain.

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All That Is Solid Melts into Air: The Experience of Modernity. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1982. Print. Bertens, Hans. The Idea of the Postmodern: A History. London: Routledge, 1995. Print. —. “The Debate on Postmodernism”. International Postmodernism: Theory and Literary Practice. Eds. H. Bertens and D. Fokkema. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 1996. 3-14. Print. —. “The Sociology of Postmodernity”. International Postmodernism: Theory and Literary Practice. Eds. H. Bertens and D. Fokkema. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 1996.

Dubliners might appear to be to participate in the naive realism of George Moore, Cunninghame Graham, and George Douglas Brown, but in truth it was work of great formal sophistication, full of clever verbal bafflement, expressive lacunae and self-conscious equivocation. ] form of a ‘story’” (“Dubliners” 401). (“Araby”, Pound said, was less a “story” than a “vivid waiting” [400]). For Jaloux, likewise, the “impermeability” and “impassivity” of Joyce’s narration heralded the arrival of a new kind of “scientific” modernity in prose fiction, in which, with “the minute and pure application of a botanist or of an entomologist, the seriousness of an Irish Fabré, dedicated to unfortunate human beetles”, the author-researcher offered up his “true slices of social cells” (69-70).

At least for myself, I want it so, austere, direct, free from emotional slither” (“A Retrospect” 6, 12). In “How To Read”, the essay where he credited Flaubert with having brought the art of prose writing up to the level of poetry, Pound suggested that one should apply to the study of literature the same degree of “common sense” (19) that one would to the study of natural sciences, in order that the “clarity and vigour of ‘any and every’ thought and opinion” might be properly quantified, analysed and preserved (21).

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