Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 July 2010

336 Pages | 40 Illustrations, black & white, 12 Illustrations, colour

9.4 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780719081477

Bookseller Code (06)


The culture of regionalism

Art, architecture and international exhibitions in France, Germany and Spain, 1890-1939

Eric Storm

Published by Manchester University Press

  • The first international comparative study of regionalism, which establishes regionalism as a transnational phenomenon, describing its rise, heyday and demise between 1890 and 1939 Contains a wide-ranging analysis of various aspects of the culture of regionalism: painting, architecture and international exhibitions
  • Gives a provocative new interpretation of the almost forgotten role of regionalism in the rise of the modern avant-garde Provides a fresh view of the relationship between cultural regionalism, political regionalism and nationalism

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