Mary Klages, Postmodernism, from ‘Literary Theory: A Guide for the Perplexed’

Don’t recall where I got this article, but it seems to me that it was on the OCA website. Anyway, it’s a solid text that gives a clear understanding of the modernist and postmodernist positions. Her description of the fundamental ideas of modernity helps the reader to understand why much of postmodernist discourse is intertwined with gender, race and other forms of discourse that challenge norms that were accepted and promoted during the modern, industrial era. Continue reading “Mary Klages, Postmodernism, from ‘Literary Theory: A Guide for the Perplexed’”