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Title:Modernism: The Lure of Heresy from Baudelaire to Beckett and Beyond
Format Type:Ebook
Author:Peter Gay
Publisher:Norton
ISBN:0393052052
ISBN 13:
Number of Pages:610
Category:History, Art, Non fiction, Philosophy, Literature

Modernism: The Lure of Heresy from Baudelaire to Beckett and Beyond by Peter Gay

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Modernism: The Lure of Heresy from Baudelaire to Beckett and Beyond Peter Gay s most ambitious endeavor since Freud explores the shocking modernist rebellion that beginning in the s transformed art literature music and film with its assault on traditional forms Beginning his epic study with Baudelaire whose lurid poetry scandalized French stalwarts Gay traces the revolutionary path of modernism from its Parisian origins to its emergence as the dominant cultural movement in world capitals such as Berlin and New York A work unique in its breadth and brilliance Modernism presents a thrilling pageant of heretics that includes among others Oscar Wilde Pablo Picasso and D W Griffiths James Joyce Virginia Woolf and T S Eliot Walter Gropius Arnold Schoenberg and of course Andy Warhol Finally Gay examines the hostility of totalitarian regimes to modernist freedom and the role of Pop Art in sounding the death knell of a movement that dominated Western culture for years Lavishly illustrated Modernism is a superlative achievement by one of our greatest historians

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