Futurism

Author: Lawrence Rainey
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300156596
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In 1909, F.T. Marinetti published his incendiary Futurist Manifesto, proclaiming, “We stand on the last promontory of the centuries!!” and “There, on the earth, the earliest dawn!” Intent on delivering Italy from “its fetid cancer of professors, archaeologists, tour guides, and antiquarians,” the Futurists imagined that art, architecture, literature, and music would function like a machine, transforming the world rather than merely reflecting it. But within a decade, Futurism's utopian ambitions were being wedded to Fascist politics, an alliance that would tragically mar its reputation in the century to follow. Published to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the founding of Futurism, this is the most complete anthology of Futurist manifestos, poems, plays, and images ever to bepublished in English, spanning from 1909 to 1944. Now, amidst another era of unprecedented technological change and cultural crisis, is a pivotal moment to reevaluate Futurism and its haunting legacy for Western civilization.

Adventure Australia Life In Paradise

Author: Gabriele Martha Mauch
Publisher: neobooks
ISBN: 3847616579
Size: 30.46 MB
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Principessa, the Berlin Author and Filmmaker, "I don’t think much about Violence but with violence you can achieve a lot", Barbarossa, the Munich Natural Health Professional, Engineer and Film Director, half a century later back on track, with the greatest love story of the century. Where Romeo and Juliet stops, Adventure Australia starts and Barbarossa and Principessa achieve a lot with the greatest love. With Golden snow, they wake up in Sydney and struggle with the Grosstadt jungle. You get rid of the old world, explore the new world and live in a world beyond the world. Adventure life in the rain forest, Mega Party in Asiana, Pirates of Queensland, big fish. Venice, infinite love, together forever. Free body and mind, lost everything? Principessa rescues Barbarossa from hell. They float in the sky with BornWild, Frantic and Coccinele as hippies in Aussie and they live their dreams.

Adventure Australia Sexy Travel

Author: Gabriele Martha Mauch
Publisher: neobooks
ISBN: 3847609017
Size: 59.66 MB
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Principessa, die Berliner Autorin und Filmemacherin „Von Gewalt halt ich nicht viel nur mit Gewalt erreichst du’ne Menge” Barbarossa, der Münchner Heilpraktiker, Ingenieur und Regisseur. Half a century later back on track, mit der größten Liebesgeschichte des Jahrhunderts. Wo Romeo und Julia aufhört, fängt sexy travel an und Barbarossa und Principessa erreichen mit der gewaltigsten Liebe eine Menge. Mit goldenem Schnee wachen sie in Sydney auf und kämpfen sich durch, durch den Großstadtjungle. Sie befreien sich von der alten Welt, erkunden die neue Welte und leben in einer Welt beyond the world. Abenteuerleben im Regenwald, Megaparty in Asiana, Pirates of Queensland, große Fische landen. Venice, unendliche Liebe, together forever. Körper und Geist befreit, alles verloren? Principessa rettet Barbarossa aus der Hölle. Sie schweben im Himmel mit BornWild, Frantic und Coccinelle als Hippies durchs Aussie Land und leben ihre Träume.

Murder In Parisian Streets

Author: Thomas Cragin
Publisher: Bucknell University Press
ISBN: 9780838755792
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The canards were cheap broadsheets and booklets that most often reported sensations, particularly murders. Made by members of the working and lower-middle classes and sold with great success to a vast and diverse audience, the canards deeply influenced and appealed to popular understandings of crime and punishment. Despite their importance in their day and their value to cultural studies, historians have paid them scant attention. In Murder in Parisian Streets Thomas Cragin provides an in-depth study of the production, sale, and content of the canards. He demonstrates their significance to nineteenth-century culture, even their role in determining the emerging tabloid's success. Cragin explores the incremental creation of textual meaning in the canards' authorship, production, distribution, and consumption. He exposes the power of oral traditions as well as modern marketing at work upon this popular news literature. The canards challenge our assumptions about the nineteenth century's revolution in print and reorient our understanding of cultural creation through textual construction.