Avant-Garde Critical Studies

Edited by Geert Buelens

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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Volume: 
33
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004328976
Expected: 
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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32
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004310490
E-ISBN: 
9789004310506
Publication date: 
March 2016
€199,00
$258.00

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

This volume offers a fresh perspective on the current debates about the Spanish avant-garde and its significance in the context of global modernism.
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31
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004310179
E-ISBN: 
9789004310186
Publication date: 
April 2016
€89,00
$115.00

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
Publication date: 
January 2014
€76,00
$96.00

Edited by Ralf Grüttemeier, Klaus Beekman and Ben Rebel

One of the aims of the book is to shed more light on the notion Neue Sachlichkeit in its appearance in a variety of fields as painting, architecture, music, photography and literature, in order to get a clearer idea of its scope. Several contributions will do so by analysing the heterogeneity in...
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Volume: 
29
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042036406
Publication date: 
January 2013
€102,00
$128.00

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
€184,00
$232.00

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
Publication date: 
January 2012
€76,00
$96.00

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
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042033559
Publication date: 
January 2011
€63,00
$79.00

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
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042031609
Publication date: 
January 2010
€83,00
$104.00

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
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042027473
Publication date: 
January 2009
€102,00
$128.00

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Edited by Tania Ørum and Marianne Ping Huang

A Cultural History of the Avant-Garde in the Nordic Countries is a subseries of Avant-Garde Critical Studies.
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ISSN: 
2214-0808