By David Rudrum, Nicholas Stavris
For greater than a decade now a progressively growing to be refrain of voices has introduced that the 'postmodern' literature, artwork, concept and tradition of the past due twentieth century have come to an finish. even as this, the early years of the twenty first century have visible a movement of severe formulations proclaiming a successor to postmodernism. exciting and interesting new phrases comparable to 'remodernism', 'performatism', 'hypermodernism', 'automodernism", 'renewalism', 'altermodernism', 'digimodernism' and 'metamodernism' were coined, proposed and debated as phrases for what comes after the postmodern. Supplanting the Postmodern is the 1st anthology to assemble the main writings in those debates in a single place.
The publication is split into elements: the 1st, 'The feel of an Ending', offers a variety of positions within the debate round the loss of life of the postmodern; the second one, 'Coming to phrases with the New', provides consultant writings from the recent '-isms' pointed out above. all the entries is prefaced by way of a short creation via the editors, within which they define its significant principles, indicate the similarities and/or alterations from different positions present in the anthology, and recommend attainable strengths and boundaries to the insights awarded in each one piece.