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Cosmopolitan modernisms

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art and globalization -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Multiculturalism in art.,
  • Modernism (Art) -- Cross-cultural studies.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementeditor, Kobena Mercer.
    SeriesAnnotating art"s histories
    ContributionsMercer, Kobena, 1960-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN72.G55 C675 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3421769M
    ISBN 100262633213
    LC Control Number2005042808

    Modernism, Space and the City illuminates the geographical emotions of a regional transnationalism—the comparative modernisms of Paris, Vienna, Berlin, and London. Creatively combining affective and materialist approaches to modernism, Thacker bridges urban modernization, avant-garde cultural institutions, and the experiential contours of. Her research and teaching focuses on modern Hindi and Urdu literatures; print culture and the history of the book in South Asia; and South Asian modernisms. Her first book, Cosmopolitan Dreams: The Making of Modern Urdu Literary Culture in Colonial South Asia (University of Hawai'i Press, ; Permanent Black, ), showed how the arrival of.

    Cosmopolitan Modernisms / Global Modernities. Course Number: ENGL CS. Prerequisites: In the second part of the 20 th century, post-WWII into the time of global flows and Neoliberalism, the cosmopolitan aspirations of the travelling modernist will change into the search for survival of the contemporary migrant, the political exile, and. “The question was put to him what country he was from, and he replied, ‘I am a citizen of the world’.” —Diogenes ( BC) as reported in Diogenes Laertius The Lives and Opinions of the Ancient Philosophers 3 rd Century AD. Drawing on a broad range of disciplines, including history, literature, and philosophy—as well as his own experience of life on three continents—Kwame.

    Modernism as a global phenomenon is the focus of the essays gathered in this book. The term geomodernisms indicates their subjects' continuity with and divergence from commonly understood notions of modernism. The contributors consider modernism as it was expressed in the non-Western world; the contradictions at the heart of modernization (in revolutionary and nationalist settings, and . Rebecca L. Walkowitz is Assistant Professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is the author of Cosmopolitan Style: Modernism Beyond the Nation and a coeditor of several books, including The Turn to Ethics.


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Cosmopolitan Modernisms Book Summary: Moments of crisis and innovation in modernism's cross-cultural past, from the reception of modernist art in colonial India to the experience of African American artists in the New York art world of the s.

This first book in the Annotating Art's Histories series revisits the period in which modernist. Cosmopolitan Style convinces with its assertion that contemporary cosmopolitanism – both fictive and theoretical – owes a good deal to modernist texts, and with its vision of the ways modernist style disrupts standard, homogenized forms of national belonging.

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