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The avant-garde and geopolitics in Latin America, Fernando J. Rosenberg

Label
The avant-garde and geopolitics in Latin America
Title
The avant-garde and geopolitics in Latin America
Statement of responsibility
Fernando J. Rosenberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rosenberg, Fernando J
Dewey number
860.9/358098
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ7081
LC item number
.R664 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Illuminations
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arlt, Roberto
  • Andrade, Mário de
  • Latin American literature
  • Literature, Experimental
  • Politics and literature
  • Andrade, Mário de
  • Arlt, Roberto
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Latin American literature
  • Literature, Experimental
  • Politics and literature
  • Latin America
  • Avantgardeliteratur
  • Geopolitik
  • Lateinamerika
Summary expansion
The Avant-Garde and Geopolitics in Latin Americaexamines the canonical Latin American avant-garde texts of the 1920s and 1930s in novels, travel writing, journalism, and poetry, and presents them in a new light as formulators of modern Western culture and precursors of global culture. Particular focus is placed on the work of Roberto Arlt and MÁrio de Andrade as exemplars of the movement. Fernando J. Rosenberg provides a theoretical historiography of Latin American literature and the role that modernity and avant-gardism played in it. He finds significant parallels between the cultural battles of the interwar years in Latin America and current debates over the role of the peripheral nation-state within the culture of globalization. Rosenberg establishes that the Latin American avant-garde evolved on its own terms, in polemic dialogue with the European movements, critiquing modernity itself and developing a global geopolitical awareness. In the process these writers created a bridge between postcolonial and postmodern culture, forming a distinct movement that continues its influence today
Label
The avant-garde and geopolitics in Latin America, Fernando J. Rosenberg
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-203) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Locating the avant-garde -- A case for geopolitics -- Locating the future in Los siete locos -- Macunaíma in the mouth of the cannibal -- Leaving home : cosmopolitanism and travel -- Cosmopolitanism and repentance : the homecoming of the avant-garde poet
Control code
607758293
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 211 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822972976
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9780822942795
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt89d4f4
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607758293
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The avant-garde and geopolitics in Latin America, Fernando J. Rosenberg
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-203) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Locating the avant-garde -- A case for geopolitics -- Locating the future in Los siete locos -- Macunaíma in the mouth of the cannibal -- Leaving home : cosmopolitanism and travel -- Cosmopolitanism and repentance : the homecoming of the avant-garde poet
Control code
607758293
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 211 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822972976
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9780822942795
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt89d4f4
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607758293
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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