Avant-Garde Cultural Practices in Spain (1914-1936)

The Challenge of Modernity

Edited by Eduardo Gregori, University of Wisconsin-Marathon County, USA, and Juan Herrero-Senés, University of Colorado Boulder, USA

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€89,00
$115.00
ISBN13: 
9789004310179
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9789004310186
Publication Date: 
April 2016
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Hardback
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vi, 228 pp.
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Edited by Tanja Malycheva and Isabel Wünsche, Jacobs University, Bremen, Germany

The volume traces the relationships between Marianne Werefkin and the women artists in her circle. Specifically focusing on issues of cosmopolitan culture, transcultural dialogue, gender roles, and the building of new artistic networks, it re-evaluates the contributions of these artists to the...
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33
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004328976
E-ISBN: 
9789004333147
Publication date: 
December 2016
€109,00
$131.00

Edited by Tania Ørum, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, and Jesper Olsson, Linköping University, Sweden

A Cultural History of the Avant-Garde in the Nordic Countries 1950-1975 is the first publication to deal with the postwar avant-garde in the Nordic countries from a transnational perspective including all the arts and a broader cultural and political context.
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Volume: 
32
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004310490
E-ISBN: 
9789004310506
Publication date: 
March 2016
€199,00
$258.00

Edited by Per Bäckström and Benedikt Hjartarson

Decentring the Avant-Garde presents a collection of articles dealing with the topography of the avant-garde. The focus is on different responses to avant-garde aesthetics in regions traditionally depicted as cultural, geographical and linguistic peripheries. Avant-garde activities in the...
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Volume: 
30
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042037885
E-ISBN: 
9789401210379
Publication date: 
January 2014
€79,00
$98.00

Edited by Ralf Grüttemeier, Klaus Beekman and Ben Rebel

This book sheds light on the notion Neue Sachlichkeit in its appearance in the fields of painting, architecture, music, photography and literature. It wants to be read as a plea for a differentiated description of the many shared aspects and some differences between the avant-garde and Neue...
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Volume: 
29
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042036406
E-ISBN: 
9789401209090
Publication date: 
January 2013
€106,00
$131.00

Edited by Hubert van den Berg, Irmeli Hautamäki, Benedikt Hjartarson, Torben Jelsbak, Rikard Schönström, Per Stounbjerg, Tania Ørum and Dorthe Aagesen

A Cultural History of the Avant-Garde in the Nordic Countries 1900-1925 is the first publication to deal with the avant-garde in the Nordic countries at the start of the twentieth century. The essays cover a wide range of avant-garde manifestations in arts and culture: literature, the visual arts...
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Volume: 
28
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042036208
Publication date: 
January 2012
€191,00
$237.00

Edited by Elza Adamowicz and Eric Robertson

International, iconoclastic, inventive, born out of the institutionalised madness of the First World War, Dada erupted in cities throughout Europe and the USA, creating shock waves that offended polite society and destabilised the cultural and political status quo. In spite of its sporadic and...
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Volume: 
27
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042035898
E-ISBN: 
9789401208642
Publication date: 
January 2012
€79,00
$98.00

Edited by Elza Adamowicz and Eric Robertson

This collection of critical essays celebrates the subversive and challenging creativity of the Dada movement, born in pacifist Zurich in 1916 in violent reaction to the First World War. It examines the collective and individual activities that took place under the name of Dada in Zurich, Cologne,...
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Volume: 
26
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042033559
E-ISBN: 
9789401200547
Publication date: 
January 2011
€66,00
$81.00

Edited by Renée M. Silverman

The avant-garde has been popular for some time, but its popularity has tended to fly under the radar. This “popular avant-garde,” conceived as the meeting ground of the avant-garde and popular, avoids the divorce of art and praxis of which the avant-garde has been accused. The Popular Avant-Garde...
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Volume: 
25
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042031609
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9789042031616
Publication date: 
January 2010
€86,00
$106.00

Edited by Günter Berghaus

This volume, Futurism and the Technological Imagination, results from a conference of the International Society for the Study of European Ideas in Helsinki. It contains a number of re-written conference contributions as well as several specially commissioned essays that address various aspects of...
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Volume: 
24
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042027473
E-ISBN: 
9789042027480
Publication date: 
January 2009
€106,00
$131.00

Edited by Alexander Graf and Dietrich Scheunemann

This volume on avant-garde film has emerged as part of a wider reassessment of 20th century avant-garde art, literature and film carried out in the framework of a research project at the University of Edinburgh. It paves the way for a fresh assessment of avant-garde film and develops its theory...
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Volume: 
23
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042023055
E-ISBN: 
9789401200035
Publication date: 
January 2007
€111,00
$138.00

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