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Interpreting paintings from Ford and Conrad's pre-war impressionism via Rhys's fiction of the past due Nineteen Thirties, the writer indicates how modernist innovation engages with alterations in early twentieth-century capitalism and tracks the ways that modernist fiction reconfigures capitalist mythologies alongside the fault strains in their inner contradictions.
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