Dada & Surrealism A&i

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780714832616
  • Publisher: Phaidon Press
  • Publication date: 11/28/1997
  • Series: Art and Ideas Series
  • Edition description: REV
  • Pages: 448
  • Product dimensions: 6.25 (w) x 8.65 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: On the Threshold of Liberty 5
1 Merdre: Dada's Roots in the Avant-Garde 9
2 Dada's Balcony: Dada in Zurich 1915-1920 33
3 From the Other Side: Dada in Other Neutral Cities 1915-1921 81
4 The Spirit of the Age: Dada in Central Europe 1917-1922 115
5 Dada Stirs Up Everything: Dada in Paris 1919-1924 171
6 A Wave of Dreams: Beginnings of Surrealism 1924-1929 213
7 Accommodations of Desires: Rifts within Surrealism 1929-1933 265
8 The Call of the Night: The Surrealist International 1933-1939 303
9 Fabulous Race-Track of Death: Exile 1939-1946 353
10 The Breach: Surrealism in the Postwar Years 1946-1966 399
Epilogue 419
Glossary 426
Brief Biographies 428
Key Dates 431
Map 436
Further Reading 438
Index 440
Acknowledgements 446
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