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The Russian avant-garde and radical modernism : an introductory reader / edited by Dennis G. Ioffe and Frederick H. White.

Other author/creatorIoffe, Denis G.
Other author/creatorWhite, Frederick H., 1970-
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoBrighton, MA : Academic Studies Press, 2012.
Description486 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Cultural syllabus
Cultural syllabus. ^A1129828
Contents I. An introduction -- II. Russian futurism and the related currents -- III. Russian suprematism and constructivism -- IV. The OBERIU circle (Daniil Kharms and his associates) -- V. Russian experimental performance and theater -- VI. Avant-garde cinematography: Sergei Eisenstein and Dziga Vertov.
Abstract "A remarkable volume, the Russian avant-garde and radical modernism brings together the most significant movements and figures in Russian experimental art, cinema and literature of the early twentieth century (both pre-Soviet and Soviet) and presents them in commentary by leading scholars in the field" -- p. [4] of cover.
General noteIncludes text of some original essays by Russian artists in English translation.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 472-486).
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ISBN1936235293 (hbk.)
ISBN9781936235452 (pbk.)
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