The Invention of Politics in the European Avant-Garde, 1906-1940 (Avant-Garde Critical Studies 19) (Avant Garde Critical Studies)

In 1906, for the first time in his life, F.T Marinetti connected the term avant garde with the idea of the future, thus paving the way for what is now commonly called the modernist or historical avant garde Since 1906 the ties between the early twentieth century European aesthetic vanguard and politics have been a matter of debate With a century gone by, The InvenIn 1906, for the first time in his life, F.T Marinetti connected the term avant garde with the idea of the future, thus paving the way for what is now commonly called the modernist or historical avant garde Since 1906 the ties between the early twentieth century European aesthetic vanguard and politics have been a matter of debate With a century gone by, The Invention of Politics in the European Avant Garde takes stock of this debate Opening with a critical introduction to the vast research archive on the subject, this book proposes to view the avant garde as a political force in its own right that may have produced solutions to problems irresolvable within its democratic political constellation In a series of essays that combine close readings of texts and plastic works with a thorough knowledge of their political context, the book looks at avant garde works as media producing political thought and experience Covering the canonised avant garde movements of Futurism, Expressionism, Dadaism and Surrealism, but also focussing on the avant garde in Europe s geographical outskirts, this book will appeal to all those interested in the modernist avant garde.
The Invention of Politics in the European Avant Garde Avant Garde Critical Studies Avant Garde Critical Studies In for the first time in his life F T Marinetti connected the term avant garde with the idea of the future thus paving the way for what is now commonly called the modernist or historical avant

  • Title: The Invention of Politics in the European Avant-Garde, 1906-1940 (Avant-Garde Critical Studies 19) (Avant Garde Critical Studies)
  • Author: Günther Martens
  • ISBN: 9789042019096
  • Page: 280
  • Format: Hardcover
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