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Internationalism and the arts in Britain and Europe at the fin de siècle / Grace Brockington (ed.).
Oxford ; Peter Lang, c2009.
New York : Peter Lang, c2009.
Physical Description:
xiii, 334 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 23 cm.
Reference Library
NX543 .I54 2009 (LC)
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Essays from the conference titled Internationalism and the arts : Anglo-European cultural exchange at the fin de siècle, held at Magdalene College, Cambridge in July 2006.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Terms:
Arts, British -- 19th century -- Congresses.
Arts, British -- 20th century -- Congresses.
Arts, European -- 19th century -- Congresses.
Arts, European -- 20th century -- Congresses.
Europe -- Intellectual life -- Congresses.
Europe -- Relations -- Great Britain -- Congresses.
Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- Congresses.
Great Britain -- Relations -- Europe -- Congresses.
Internationalism -- History -- 19th century -- Congresses.
Internationalism -- History -- 20th century -- Congresses.
Brockington, Grace, 1976-

  • Introduction: Internationalism and the arts / Grace Brockington
  • Walter Sickert and the language of art / Anna Gruetzner Robins
  • Music and the borders of rationality : discourses of place in the work of John Foulds / James Mansell
  • "The venerable artist's fiery speeches ringing in my soul" : the artistic impact of William Morris and his circle in nineteenth-century Russia / Rosalind P. Blakesley
  • The arts and crafts movement, internationalism, and vernacular revival in Central Europe, c. 1900 / Andrzej Szczerski
  • The Wildes of Bohemia : the cosmopolitan voice of Modern revue / Neil Stewart
  • Cambridge University and the Germanist bridge : the aesthetics and politics of internationalism at the fin de siècle / Matthew Potter
  • The trouble with cosmopolitans : Forster and Ford between nation and internationalism / Petra Rau
  • Ibsenism and Shakespeare : insularity and internationalism in early British Ibsen reception / Tore Rem
  • Internationalist in spite of themselves : Britain and Belgium at the fin de siècle / Anne Leonard
  • Transnational endeavours and the "totality of knowledge" : Paul Otlet and Henri La Fontaine as "integral internationalists" in fin-de-siècle Europe / Daniel Laqua
  • Between the lines : George Bernard Shaw as cultural and political mediator / Hannes Schweiger
  • "A Jacob's ladder between country and country" : art and diplomacy before the First World War / Grace Brockington.