Author: Nathalie Ortar

Consumerism, Waste, and Re-Use in Twentieth-Century Fiction Legacies of the Avant-Garde

This book examines manufactured waste and remaindered humans in literary critiques of capitalism by twentieth-century writers associated with the historical avant-garde and their descendants. Building on recent work in new materialism and waste studies, Rachele Dini reads waste as a process or phase amenable to interruption. From...