Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 May 2019

272 Pages | 85 colour images

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9781526131140

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Dada bodies

Between battlefield and fairground

First Edition

Elza Adamowicz

Published by Manchester University Press

  • The first comprehensive study to focus critical attention on Dada>'s bodily images as material, social and political realities
  • Offers a novel interdisciplinary and transnational approach to Dada, ranging from photography, collage and film to performance, exhibitions and dance, and from Zurich, Berlin and Cologne to Paris and New York
  • Includes detailed incisive analyses of both major and less well-known individual works, with numerous illustrations
  • Constitutes a radical reassessment of the avant-garde by a scholar who has written widely on twentieth-century European art and literature
  • 85 colour images.

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