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The avant-garde in interwar England

medieval modernism and the London underground

by Michael T. Saler

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England.,
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Modernism (Art) -- England,
    • Art, English -- 20th century,
    • Avant-garde (Aesthetics) -- England -- History -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-233) and index.

      StatementMichael T. Saler.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN6768.5.M63 S26 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 242 p. :
      Number of Pages242
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL351557M
      ISBN 100195119665
      LC Control Number98010996

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      This book explores the issue of cultural mobility within the interwar network of the European avant-garde, focusing on selected writers, artists, architects, magazines and groups from Poland, Belgium and Netherlands. Regardless of their apparent linguistic, cultural and geographical remoteness, thei. English literature - English literature - The literature of World War I and the interwar period: The impact of World War I upon the Anglo-American Modernists has been noted. In addition the war brought a variety of responses from the more-traditionalist writers, predominantly poets, who saw action. Rupert Brooke caught the idealism of the opening months of the war (and died in Missing: Avant-Garde.


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