What Is Postmodernism? Definition, Assumptions, Contributors, and Limitations

Postmodernism theory

What is Postmodernism? Postmodernism, a movement of the late 1970s and early 1980s in the field of arts, architecture, music, technology, criticism, etc. was a departure from modernism. Although the French philosopher Jean-Francois Lyotardfirst used the term ‘postmodern’, the founders of postmodernism (theory) are Jacques Derrida and Friedrich Nietzsche. Others such as Fredric Jameson, Jean … Read more