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742. Crisis and Continuity: The Avant-Garde in Its Time

Thursday, 8 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., Jefferson, Sheraton

A special session

Presiding: Mary Ann Caws, Graduate Center, City Univ. of New York

1. "The Little Review: Avant-Garde Rupture and Its Discontents," Alan Golding, Univ. of Louisville

2. "Benjamin Fondane’s Faith in History," Cosana Eram, Stanford Univ.

3. "Modern Poetic Directions: Czech Surrealism and Socialist Realism," Vaclav Paris, Univ. of Pennsylvania

4. "Cunningham and Duchamp: Images of Time in Space," Carrie Jaurès Noland, Univ. of California, Irvine


Subjects:

  • General Literature – Literature and Other Arts, Humanities, Law, Psychology, Science, and Sociology

  • Comparative Literature – Twentieth Century

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