Apollinaire and the International Avant-Garde [NOOK Book]

Overview

The following study seeds to analyze Guillaume Apollinaire's literary and artistic reception by members of the European and American avant-gardes during the early twentieth century.
Read More Show Less
... See more details below
Apollinaire and the International Avant-Garde

Available on NOOK devices and apps  
  • NOOK Devices
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK
  • NOOK HD/HD+ Tablet
  • NOOK
  • NOOK Color
  • NOOK Tablet
  • Tablet/Phone
  • NOOK for Windows 8 Tablet
  • NOOK for iOS
  • NOOK for Android
  • NOOK Kids for iPad
  • PC/Mac
  • NOOK for Windows 8
  • NOOK for PC
  • NOOK for Mac
  • NOOK for Web

Want a NOOK? Explore Now

NOOK Book (eBook)
$29.95
BN.com price

Overview

The following study seeds to analyze Guillaume Apollinaire's literary and artistic reception by members of the European and American avant-gardes during the early twentieth century.
Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

Library Journal
Born Wilhelm de Kostrowitsky, the illegitimate son of a Russian Polish woman and a Vatican nobleman, Apollinaire was a champion of the avant-garde in French poetry and had enormous influence on the international avant-garde despite dying young at age 38 of Asian flu and a head wound sustained in the trenches during World War I. Organizing his material well, Bohn foreign languages, Illinois State Univ. details Apollinaire's international influence on poets and literary movements in several regions, specifically Great Britain, North and South America, Germany, Catalonia, Spain, and Mexico. Bohn acknowledges that Apollinaire's influence did not extend beyond his lifetime, except in Latin America, where his influence prevailed until 1930. Bohn's analysis should prove an invaluable resource to all scholars of avant-garde literature.-Robert T. Ivey, Univ. of Memphis
Booknews
Examines Guillaume Apollinaire's literary and artistic reception by and influence on members of the European and American avant-gardes from 1900 to 1920 in Europe and American and through 1930 in Latin America, identifying and reconstructing major literary and art historical paths of development and presenting previously unknown documents by the poet. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780791496992
  • Publisher: State University of New York Press
  • Publication date: 9/30/2009
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 1,051,088
  • File size: 2 MB

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

1 Introduction

2 Apollinaire and the English Muse

3 The New Spirit in North America

4 Among the German Expressionists

5 Homage from Catalonia

6 Apollinaire's Reign in Spain

7 Along the Rio de la Plata

8 The Mexican Revolution

Notes

Index

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Average Rating 5
( 1 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(1)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews
  • Anonymous

    Posted January 21, 2014

    DORM 2-BOYS

    Boys' dorm.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews

If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
Why is this product inappropriate?
Comments (optional)