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Modernity and Modernism

French Painting in the Nineteenth Century (Modern Art Practices and Debates)

by Francis Frascina

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Published by Yale University Press .
Written in English

  • 19th Century Art,
  • Painting,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • History - General,
  • Europe,
  • Impressionism,
  • Naturalism,
  • Painting & paintings,
  • Post-Impressionism,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • European,
  • Techniques - Painting,
  • 19th century,
  • France,
  • Impressionism (Art),
  • Modernism (Art),
  • Painting, French

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9609393M
    ISBN 100300055137
    ISBN 109780300055139

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Focusing on the significance of travel in Joseph Conrad, E.M. Forster, D.H. Lawrence, Henry James, and Edith Wharton, Robert Burden shows how travel enabled a new consciousness of mobility and borders during the modernist period. For these authors, Burden suggests, travel becomes a narrative paradig.

Reforming Modernity is a sweeping intellectual history and philosophical reflection built around the work of the Morocco-based philosopher Abdurrahman Taha, one of the most significant philosophers in the Islamic world since the colonial era. Wael B. Hallaq contends that Taha is at the forefront of forging a new, non-Western-centric philosophical tradition.

Modernity, the self-definition of a generation about its own technological innovation, governance, and participate in modernity was to conceive of one’s society as engaging in organizational and knowledge advances that make one’s immediate predecessors appear antiquated or, at least, surpassed.

This book is a case study in the ongoing struggle of Christianity to define its relationship to modernity, examining representative Roman Catholic Modernists and anti-Modernists, exploring their relationship to their own historical context.

Its aim is to counteract the tendency to lift the proposals made by the Modernists out of their setting and define them as a coherent, timeless.

modernism means all the different trends of art that appeared in the twentieth century. The term, modernism should be used carefully, especially if the purpose is to assist readers to perceive modernism (Faulkner, VIII).

Faulkner has referred to Graham Hough's book, Image and Experience to support his claim that it takes time for. The concepts of modernity and modernism are amongst the most controversial and vigorously debated in contemporary philosophy and cultural theory.

In this intervention, Fredric Jameson—perhaps the most influential and persuasive theorist of postmodernity—excavates and explores these notions in a fresh and illuminating manner. The extraordinary revival of discussions of modernity, as. The modernist movement radically transformed the late nineteenth- and early twentieth-century literary establishment, and its effects are still felt today.

Modernism introduces and analyzes what amounted to nothing less than a literary and cultural this fully updated and revised second edition, charting the movement in its global and local contexts, Peter Childs:details the 2/5(1).

This book takes a searching look at the roots of this problem and the various approaches to it by the eight men who led the Catholic Church in the twentieth century, from Pope St.

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A young generation of artists is increasingly addressing the legacy of modernity and Modernism, and the failure of the utopia associated with them. This catalogue brings together approximately one hundred works and projects by more than thirty artists and groups who explore the conditions, constraints and consequences of modernity.

About the Book. Arab Modernism as World Cinema explores the radically beautiful films of Moroccan filmmaker Moumen Smihi, demonstrating the importance of Moroccan and Arab film cultures in histories of world cinema. Addressing the legacy of the Nahda or “Arab Renaissance” of the nineteenth and early twentieth century—when Arab writers and artists reenergized Arab culture by engaging with.

Planetary Modernisms instead argues that modernity emerges in numerous iterations through the ‘longue durée of history.’ J.

Ashley Foster, Modernist Cultures There may be no better way to describe this book than invoke the volume's subtitle: "Provocations on Modernity Across Time.". This book provides a radical and revisionary account of modernism, its many contradictions, and its troubled place in our public culture.

Lawrence Rainey, widely known for his contributions to the debates on modernism, looks beyond the well-examined themes and innovative forms of the movement, asking instead where modernism was produced and how it was transmitted to.

Modernity theory approaches modern experience as it incorporates a sense of itself as ‘modern’ (modernity), along with the possibilities and limitations of representing this in the arts and culture generally (modernism).

The book interrogates modernity in. 2 INTRODUCTION TO MODERNITY documents which bear the mark of their era and yet go beyond the provocation of fashion and the stimulation of novelty. 2 Modernity dif­ fers from modernism just as a concept which is being formulated in society differs from social phenomena themselves, just as a thought differs from actual events.

A free ebook version of this title is available through Luminos, University of California Press’s Open Access publishing program. Visit to learn more. Situated at the intersections of twentieth-century music history, historiography, and aesthetics, Middlebrow Modernism uses Benjamin Britten’s operas to illustrate the ways in which composers, critics, and audiences.

The Violence of Modernity turns to Charles Baudelaire, one of the most canonical figures of literary modernism, in order to reclaim an aesthetic legacy for ethical inquiry and historical critique. Works of modern literature are commonly theorized as symptomatic responses to the trauma of history.

In a climate that tends to privilege crisis over critique, Debarati Sanyal argues that it is. Michael Tymkiw’s book Nazi Exhibition Design and Modernism makes an important contribution to the rapidly growing body of literature on exhibition design in which narratives of modern art are turned to the spaces where audiences encountered what was often cutting-edge material.

The contents of the displays in this study, however, complicate our expectations of modernism and of the National.

"A highly general and speculative analysis of modernity that is challenging and thought-provoking This is the kind of book that confronts a discipline, in this case sociology, with a number of issues that can provide a formidable agenda for those who pursue them.