[ARTICLE] ‘Man is the Measure’: The Individual and the Tribe in Modernist Representations of the Primitive

[ARTICLE] ‘Man is the Measure’: The Individual and the Tribe in Modernist Representations of the Primitive

Originally published in Postgraduate English, vol. 32 (March, 2016) ABSTRACT This interdisciplinary study investigates the tensions inherent within the ‘anti-modern’ element of early modernism and its relationship to Victorian and fin de siècle narratives of modernity. Using Sigmund Freud’s Totem and