War, Witness, Modernism and David Jones's Subversive Voice

January 2014
War, Literature & the Arts: An International Journal of the Huma;2014, Vol. 26, p1
Academic Journal
An essay about classifying David Jones' book "In Parenthesis" is presented. It discusses how the book conforms to prose and verse standards and to the standards of Great War poetry and how scholars are finding it difficult to decide whether it is nonfiction or fiction. It also talks about the ways that Jones used the book to demonstrate the impact of the Great War on language and society and how the author recounts his own war experience through the narrative in the book.


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