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Hotels in Literature
19/11/2022

“Exactly the kind of boy he had always wanted to be”: “Paul’s [Hotel] Case” by Willa Cather

By Athanasios Dimakis The first version of Willa Cather’s 1920 short story “Paul’s Case” was published as “Paul’s Case: A Study in Temperament” in McClure’s…
Hotel living
08/10/2022

“Ritz”

By Robbie Moore The Ritz was less a place than a fiction of global finance: a hotel which was said to have caused London bankers…
Hotels in Literature
20/09/2022

The Classic: “Grand Hotel”

By Bob Davidson Edmund Goulding’s Grand Hotel (1932) is a key hotel film for the way in which it deftly treats back and front-of-house while…
Hotel livingHotels in Literature
05/09/2022

Harriet Monroe’s “The Hotel” (1909)

By Anna Despotopoulou Harriet Monroe (1860-1936)—poet, critic, editor and founder of the important Poetry magazine, which contributed significantly to the development of early twentieth-century American…
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Hotel Modernisms: 1890-1950

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9-10 September 2021

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