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Author Ascunce, Aránzazu, 1974-

Title Barcelona and Madrid : Social Networks of the Avant-Garde
Published Lanham : Bucknell University Press, 2012


Description 1 online resource (289 pages)
Contents Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Chronology: Barcelona and Madrid, 1900-1939; Introduction; Ch01. Introduction to the Avant-Garde; Ch02. The Avant-Garde as Network; Ch03. The Crisis of Modernity; Ch04. One Hundred Little Magazines; Ch05. The Art of Seeing: To See and Be Seen in Spain's Avant-Garde Art Scene; Ch06. The Quixotic Quest of Ernesto Giménez Caballero; Conclusion; Appendix A. The Iberians; Appendix B. Modern Catalan Art Show; Appendix C. Catalan Book Fair; Appendix D. Spanish School in Paris; Appendix E. Works Displayed at the Exposició de modernisme pictoric catala
Appendix F. National and Foreign Modern ArtAppendix G. Catalan Contributors; Appendix H. Catalan Presence in La Gaceta Literaria; Appendix I. Periodicals Consulted; Bibliography; Index; About the Author
Summary Throughout history, Barcelona and Madrid have competed in practically every aspect of social life, politics, and culture. By delving deep into the myriad of cultural and political complexities that surround these two cities from the onset of Futurism (1909) to the arrival of Surrealism in Spain (1929), a complex social and cultural network is revealed
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Avant-garde (Aesthetics) -- Spain -- Barcelona -- History -- 20th century
Avant-garde (Aesthetics) -- Spain -- Madrid -- History -- 20th century
Avant-garde (Aesthetics)
Intellectual life.
International relations.
Barcelona (Spain) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century
Barcelona (Spain) -- Relations -- Spain -- Madrid
Madrid (Spain) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century
Madrid (Spain) -- Relations -- Spain -- Barcelona
Spain -- Barcelona.
Spain -- Madrid.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Bucknell University Press.
LC no. 2011052012
ISBN 9781611484250