Dada Culture: Critical Texts on the Avant-Garde

By Dafydd Jones | Go to book overview
Save to active project

Contributors

David Cunningham teaches at the University of Westminster in London and is an editor of the journal Radical Philosophy. He has published widely on modernism, aesthetics and critical theory, and is the co-editor of Adorno and Literature (Continuum 2006) and Photography and Literature in the Twentieth Century(CSP 2005). He is currently writing a monograph on the concept of an avant-garde.

T. J. Demos is lecturer in the Department of History of Art, University College London. A member of Art Journal's editorial board, he writes widely on modern and contemporary art, and his articles have appeared in magazines including Artforum, Grey Room, and October. His book entitled The Exile of Marcel Duchamp is forthcoming from MIT Press. He is currently working on a book-length study of contemporary art and globalisation.

Stephen C. Foster is professor emeritus of art history at The University of Iowa and was director of the Fine Arts Dada Archive and Research Centre from 1979 until 2001. He was also the Director of the Programme for Modern Studies from 1988 until 1997. Concentrating on European art of the First World War era, Professor Foster's publications include “Event” Arts and Art Events (1988), The World According to Dada(1988), Franz Kline: Art and the Structure of Identity (1994), Dada: The Coordinates of Cultural Politics (1996), Dada Cologne Hanover, with Charlotte Stokes (1997), Hans Richter: Activism, Modernism and the Avant-Garde (1998), and An American Odyssey, 1945/1980: Debating Modernism (2004). Professor Foster served as general editor for Crisis and the Arts: The History of Dada (ten volumes) between 1996 and 2004. He is currently preparing a two volume monograph and catalogue on the work of Franz Kline and a comprehensive monograph on Berlin Dadaist Johannes Baader.

Joel Freeman is assistant professor at the University of California, Berkeley. His research work addresses the interrelationship of death and time in Ernst Bloch, Martin Heidegger and Thomas Mann. He has worked extensively on the novel, the theory of the novel and in particular the high modernists, Thomas Mann, Alfred Döblin, Robert

-325-

Notes for this page

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
Loading One moment ...
Project items
Notes
Cite this page

Cited page

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

Cited page

Bookmark this page
Dada Culture: Critical Texts on the Avant-Garde
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger
Search within

Search within this book

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

While we understand printed pages are helpful to our users, this limitation is necessary to help protect our publishers' copyrighted material and prevent its unlawful distribution. We are sorry for any inconvenience.
Full screen
/ 327

matching results for page

Cited passage

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

Cited passage

Welcome to the new Questia Reader

The Questia Reader has been updated to provide you with an even better online reading experience.  It is now 100% Responsive, which means you can read our books and articles on any sized device you wish.  All of your favorite tools like notes, highlights, and citations are still here, but the way you select text has been updated to be easier to use, especially on touchscreen devices.  Here's how:

1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
2. Click or tap the last word you want to select.

OK, got it!

Thanks for trying Questia!

Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

For full access in an ad-free environment, sign up now for a FREE, 1-day trial.

Already a member? Log in now.

Are you sure you want to delete this highlight?