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Popular Front Paris and the Poetics of Culture free pdf In this book, Dudley Andrew and Steven Ungar apply an evocative "poetics of culture" to capture the complex atmospherics of Paris in the 1930s. They highlight the new symbolic forces put in play by technologies of the illustrated press and the sound film - technologies that converged with efforts among writers (Gide, Malraux and Celine), artists (Renoir and Dali), and other intellectuals (Mounier, de Rougemont and Leiris) to respond to the decade's crises.

About Dudley Andrew

Dudley Andrew is Professor of Film Studies and of Comparative Literature at Yale University. Steven Ungar is Professor of French and Chair of Comparative Literature at the University of Iowa and the author of Roland Barthes: the Professor of Desire.

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Author : Dudley Andrew
Publisher : The Belknap Press
Data Published : 01 April 2008
ISBN : 0674027167
EAN : 9780674027169
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 464 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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