The late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries were a period of transformation in both artistic and philosophical movements. It was a movement that reflected the rapidly industrialising world, where literature was moving away from classical and traditional forms. Some consider modernism a mode of thinking, while others consider it a re-examination of all aspects of existence.
In the timeline, we explore some key figures and events that contributed to shaping modernism and celebrate 100 years since 1922—the pinnacle year of modernist publishing!
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