Modernism in the eyes of T.S Eliot: break from traditional writings with literary forms and movements

Muhammad Ehsan, Muhammad Zohaib Khalil, Muhammad Ahsin Ayub, Muhammad Mohsin Ayub, Bilal Atta, AsifIqbal Gill


This paper owes to uncover the modern aspects in the writings of T. S. Eliot. Modernism, a movement which erupts from philosophy and has a “self-conscious” break from traditional writings and worked with literary forms and movements. As a modernist he portrays about the standard of love, money minded people and self centered people. The research is entirely based on T. S. Eliot’s poetry and generalizing its work entirely which required depth study of his work and citation of the critic who entitled T. S. Eliot as a “modernist-poet”. This study is retro-spective which requires depth study in order to relate by the previous work done on generalizing T. S. Eliot as a modernist poet.


Modernism; T. S. Eliot, Societal change; Modernist theory

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