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The Turn of the Century/Le tournant du siecle : Modernism and Modernity in Literature and the Arts/Le modernisme et la modernite dans la litterature et les arts - Christian Berg

The Turn of the Century/Le tournant du siecle

Modernism and Modernity in Literature and the Arts/Le modernisme et la modernite dans la litterature et les arts

By: Christian Berg (Editor), Frank Durieux (Editor), Geert Lernout (Editor)

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Published: 31st August 1995
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Preface
Terminological and Theoretical Issues
Modernism, Modernity, Avant-Garde: A Bilingual Introductionp. 3
Les Avant-gardes d'ostentation et les avant-gardes de faire cognitif: Vers une description des langages transgressifsp. 17
Modernity, Modernism, Modernization: Variations on Modern Themesp. 33
Modernisme ou Modernite?p. 53
From Topos to Trope: Feminist Revisions of Modernismp. 66
Anarchy as Modernist Aestheticp. 77
Creativite multilingue et modernitep. 88
Modernist Literature
Naturalisme et modernitep. 101
Fictitious History: From Decadence to Modernismp. 119
Decadence et modernisme: "Les Lauriers sont coupes" d'Edouard Dujardinp. 132
Karl Kraus and Modernism: A Reassessmentp. 143
Proust entre le modernisme et l'avant-gardep. 155
Ronald A. Firbank: "Fragrant Prayers, a Fury of Paint"p. 165
Temps et valeurs sur la Scene Viennoise: Hofmannsthal "Der Rosenkavalier" - Schnitzler "Der Grune Kakadu"p. 184
Between River and Rock: Landmarks in European Modernismp. 199
L'imaginaire des signes a l'aube du XXe sieclep. 209
Writing and Modernism: Liquidation of the Selfp. 226
Le Complexe de Mercurep. 244
Turning Around the Century: Modernism's Endsp. 257
A Mode(rni)st Beginning? The Women of the "Athenaeum" 1890-1910p. 270
Young Lukacs, the Sunday Circle, and Their Critique of Aestheticismp. 282
Towards Techno-Poetics and Beyond: The Emergence of Modernist/Avant-Garde Poetics out of Science and Media-Technologyp. 291
Facing Modernism - German Expressionism: Fulfillment or Escape?p. 302
Between Symbolist Decline and the Rise of Newspeak: Mapping the Dynamics of the Russian Literary Avant-Gardep. 317
New Objectivity, Realism, and Avant-Gardep. 331
Mythe et Modernisme: etude sur Tristanp. 339
The Meaning of 'Life' in European Aesthetics at the End of the Nineteenth Century, with Implications for a Useful Definition of Modernismp. 353
The Secrets Cities of Modernity: Topographies of Perception in Georges Rodenbach, Robert Walser, and Franz Hesselp. 363
The Aestheticization of the City in Modernismp. 380
Modernite de Hofmannsthalp. 392
Interdisciplinary Approaches
How Useful is the Term 'Modernism' for the Interdisciplinary Study of Twentieth-Century Art?p. 409
Recherches poetiques et modernisme pictural chez Mallarme pendant les annees 1890p. 442
Naming the Modernist: The Ambiguities of Apollinairep. 450
Image de l'art Anglais 'Fin de Siecle' par le jeune Hugo von Hofmannsthalp. 460
Salome and Ophelia: The Portrayal of Women in Art and Literature at the Turn of the Centuryp. 466
Nouvelles proportions/nouvelles perspectives en esthetique: la transgression de l'horizon occidental au debut du XXe sieclep. 475
Figures and Things: The Gaze in D'Annunzio, Hofmannsthal, and Rilkep. 488
Shifting Viewpoints: Auras, Images, and the Communication of Technology in the Literary/Cultural Journal from 1890-1910p. 497
Le Theatre de Kandinsky face a l'interpretationp. 507
L'esthetique moderniste dans la musique de Stravinsky et dans la pensee de Jakobsonp. 522
Ironies of Modern/Postmodern Art: Duchamp, Magritte, Adamip. 537
Le brouillage du lisible pendant les annees 1910-1920p. 553
Panorama d'un siecle (1850-1950): discordia concors?p. 567
Bibliographyp. 583
Notes on Contributorsp. 633
Indexp. 643
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ISBN: 9783110140187
ISBN-10: 3110140187
Series: Research Report / Akademie der Wissenschaften Zu Berlin = Th
Audience: Professional
For Ages: 22+ years old
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 670
Published: 31st August 1995
Country of Publication: DE
Dimensions (cm): 23.32 x 16.46  x 3.71
Weight (kg): 1.06