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Author Bronner, Stephen Eric, 1949-
Title Modernism at the barricades : aesthetics, politics, Utopia / Stephen Eric Bronner.
Published New York : Columbia University Press, c2012.
Book Cover

 Floor3  NX456.5.M64 B76 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xvii, 190 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [163]-177) and index.
Contents The modernist impulse: subjectivity, resistance, freedom -- Modernism in context: notes for a political aesthetic -- Experiencing modernism: a short history of expressionist painting -- The modernist spirit: on the correspondence between Arnold Schoenberg and Wassily Kandinsky -- Modernism in motion: F.T. Marinetti and Italian futurism -- Ecstatic modernism: the paintings of Emil Nolde -- Modernism, surrealism, and the political imaginary -- Modernism changes the world: the Russian avant-garde and the revolution -- Modernists in power: the literati and the Bavarian revolution -- Exhibiting modernism: Paris and Berlin, 1900-1933 -- The modernist adventure: political reflections on a cultural legacy.
Subject Arts, Modern -- 20th century.
Arts and society -- History -- 20th century.
Aesthetics, Modern -- 20th century.
ISBN 023115822X (cloth : alk. paper)
9780231158220 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780231530880 (ebook)
0231530889 (ebook)
OCLC number 730413624