Apollinaire on the Edge: Modern Art, Popular Culture, and the Avant-Garde. (Faux Titre)

Apollinaire on the Edge: Modern Art, Popular Culture, and the Avant-Garde. (Faux Titre)

Willard Bohn


The name of the current research refers back to the proven fact that Apollinaire always labored on the leading edge of contemporary aesthetics. the quantity seeks to rehabilitate 4 experimental genres particularly that experience got particularly little cognizance. the 1st bankruptcy examines an enthralling artist's booklet entitled The Bestiary, which gains illustrations through Raoul Dufy. the second one is anxious with a gaggle of poems that remember usual, way of life. the following bankruptcy considers Apollinaire's little-known debt to kid's rhymes. the ultimate bankruptcy discusses an avant-garde drama that used to be destined to play a key position within the evolution of recent French theater. This ebook should be of curiosity to an individual attracted to avant-garde aesthetics. it's going to allure not just to students of twentieth-century poetry but in addition to devotees of recent paintings and smooth theater.

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