Journals Higher Education



Published: 20 October 2009

264 Pages | 7 B/W illustrations

ISBN: 9780748639250

Bookseller Code (06)

Democracy, Law and the Modernist Avant-Gardes

Writing in the State of Exception

Sascha Bru

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Facilitates dialogue between Anglo-American and European modernist studies
  • Presents new interpretations of Berlin Dada, futurism and expressionism, and brings an innovative historical framework with which to analyse continental modernism
  • Provides an original perspective on modernist writing and theory during the first decades of the foregoing century
  • Offers, in the introductory chapter, a survey of ways in which to relate experimental writin"