Modernism

In light of these new ideas [discoveries in space, time, language, and human mind], modernist authors and artists of the period began to wonder whether concrete reality and objective truth existed at all.  They rejected the realists’ obsession with accurate depiction of the world as a futile enterprise.  Instead, they tried to formulate new ways of exploring truth and reality.

   ~ The Intellectual Devotional, Modern Culture, David Kidder & Noah Oppenheim 

 

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