Index
Achebe, Chinua, 9
Adorno, Theodor W., 215; on art and so-
ciety, 4; The Dialectic of Enlightenment,
320, 326; on politics of literary style,
124–25, 140, 144n31
advertising: Baudrillard on, 306; Impres-
sionism and, 306–7, 320–24; impressions
and, 302; modernism and, 298–326
aestheticism: drive to the margins and, 20;
Lewis and, 54, 59, 62; modernism and,
66n32, 151, 173; moralism and, 62; Wilde
and, 231. See also Pater, Walter
African American dandy. See black dandy
African American modernism. See black
modernism
Alain-Bois, Yves, 313
Albright, Daniel, 20, 328n28
Alex, Joe, 150
Alighieri, Dante, 161; Great Refusal in
Inferno, 36, 43n19
Althusser, Louis, 120, 215, 235n19
Amis, Kingsley, 272, 273
anamorphosis, 152–53, 157–58, 173
Anderson, Perry, 45
anti-Semitism, 276, 277
Apollo, 31
Appadurai, Arjun, 325–26
Armory Show (1913), 3
Artaud, Antonin, 50, 65n16
Art of Being Ruled, The (Lewis), 58, 63, 227,
228, 231; homosexuality in, 208–14, 232n4
Astaire, Fred, 171
attention: Crary on, 307–9, 328nn22–24; im-
pressions and, 307–26; in Woolf, 121–24,
127–32, 138–42
Auden, W. H.: ‘‘Canzone,’’ 219; For the Time
Being, 219; on the highbrow and evolu-
tion, 219–20, 230–32; homosexuality and,
224–25, 236n33, 237n35; on individual-
ism and savagery, 218–20, 227, 230–32,
235n21; Layard and, 221–24; ‘‘Letter to
Lord Byron,’’ 220; Lewis and, 12, 207,
220, 222–23, 227, 228–32; modernism and,
206–8, 230–32; ‘‘Our Hunting Fathers,’’
219; politics and, 207, 220–21, 226–29,
231–32; queerness and, 220, 225–27, 229;
shamanism and, 220–24, 228–30, 236n27;
women and, 236n24. See also Orators, The
Austin, J. L., 37, 56
avant-garde: African masking and, 164–65;
First World War and, 9; gender and, 8;
Greenberg on, 4; Howe on modernism
as, 3; Hughes on, 5; Huyssen on, 5, 306;
Lewis on, 44, 54; manifestos and, 50, 57;
modernism vs., 6; narcissism and, 52;
rear-guard modernism and, 45; revolu-
tion and, 50, 60; satire and, 56; as term,
65n15; Vorticism and, 66n30
bad modernism, 2–16; black modernism
and, 181, 199–201; Bulosan and, 241; diffi-
culties of defining, 20; exclusion and, 23;
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