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Focusing on literary-cultural production emerging from or responding to the twentieth century, broadly construed, Twentieth-Century Literature (TCL) offers essays, grounded in a variety of approaches, that interrogate and enrich the ways we understand the literary cultures of the times. This includes work considering how those cultures are bound up with the crucial intellectual, social, aesthetic, political, economic, and environmental developments that have shaped the early twenty-first century as well. TCL also publishes reviews of major studies in the field and awards the annual Andrew J. Kappel Prize in Literary Criticism.
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The 2020 Andrew J. Kappel Prize in Literary Criticism
Congratulations to Annabel Williams, winner of the 2020 Andrew J. Kappel Prize in Literary Criticism for the essay "Fantasias on National Themes: Fantasy, Space, and Imperialism in Rebecca West."
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