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modern

1. of, relating to, or characteristic of contemporary styles or schools of art, literature, music, etc., esp those of an experimental kind
2. belonging or relating to the period in history from the end of the Middle Ages to the present

modern

Current. The latest. Typically refers to the most recent model of hardware or version of software.
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It has updating and modernness to it, but it's still quite traditional.
Although Willis and Matthews cite different scholars--Benjamin, Debord, and Baudrillard on the one hand, Huyssen and Adorno on the other--both are drawing on a body of work that conceptualizes the modern as an urban phenomenon and that is therefore imperfectly suited to the modernness of this novel or the world it depicts.
Indeed, the details of Louisa Thompson's sets (which transform smartly from the office to Tom's bedroom) get the modernness dead on, and Bonney packs more important exposition into the scene changes.