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    Love and the art object

    Winning, Joanne (2016) Love and the art object. In: Taylor, J. (ed.) Modernism and Affect. Edinburgh, UK: Edinburgh University Press, pp. 111-130. ISBN 9780748693252.

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    Abstract

    Book synopsis: This book addresses an under-researched area of modernist studies, reconsidering modernist attitudes towards feeling in the light of the humanities’ turn to affect. The eleven original chapters and chapter-length introduction consider the affective dimensions of a range of forms and media – including literature, architecture, philosophy, dance, visual art, and design – tracing modernism from its origins in the nineteenth-century to its afterlives in the postwar period. Modernism and Affect engages with contemporary theories of affect but also turns to a surprisingly wide range of theoretical models – including psychoanalysis, phenomenology, critical theory and poststructuralism – as it emphasises the complexities of modernist affect and emotion.

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    Item Type: Book Section
    School: Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Arts > English and Humanities
    Depositing User: Administrator
    Date Deposited: 10 Jun 2016 16:33
    Last Modified: 10 Jun 2016 16:33
    URI: http://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/15519

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