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The Resource Aesthetic Modernism and Masculinity in Fascist Italy

Aesthetic Modernism and Masculinity in Fascist Italy

Label
Aesthetic Modernism and Masculinity in Fascist Italy
Title
Aesthetic Modernism and Masculinity in Fascist Italy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Aesthetic Modernism and Masculinity in Fascist Italy is an interdisciplinary historical re-reading of a series of representative texts that complicate our current understanding of the portrayal of masculinity in the Italian fascist era. Examining paintings, films, music and literature in light of some of the ideological and material contradictions that animated the regime, it argues that fascist masculinity was itself highly contradictory. It brings to the fore works that have tended to be under-studied, and argues that, while fascist inclusive strategies of patronage worked to bind artists to
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
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Champagne, John
Dewey number
700.452110945
Index
index present
LC call number
NX180.F3 C44 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Popular Culture and World Politics
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  • Fascism and art
  • Masculinity in art
  • Modernism (Aesthetics)
  • Arts, Italian
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • ART
  • ART
  • Arts, Italian
  • Fascism and art
  • Masculinity in art
  • Modernism (Aesthetics)
  • Italy
Label
Aesthetic Modernism and Masculinity in Fascist Italy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 198-212) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Cover; Aesthetic Modernism and Masculinity in Fascist Italy; Copyright Page; Contents; List of illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction: beyond virility; 1 Fascism, modernism, and the contradictions of capitalism; 2 Pirandello fascista?: modernism and the theater of masculinity; 3 The dandy, the mystic, and the Tonalists: Italian modernistpainting and the male body; 4 "A glimpse through an interstice caught": fascism and MarioCastelnuovo-Tedesco's "Calamus" songs; 5 Giorgio Bassani and "Italian 'queers' of the 1930s"; Conclusion: "beyond" fascism?; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
817889718
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (233 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136237805
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)817889718
Label
Aesthetic Modernism and Masculinity in Fascist Italy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 198-212) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Cover; Aesthetic Modernism and Masculinity in Fascist Italy; Copyright Page; Contents; List of illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction: beyond virility; 1 Fascism, modernism, and the contradictions of capitalism; 2 Pirandello fascista?: modernism and the theater of masculinity; 3 The dandy, the mystic, and the Tonalists: Italian modernistpainting and the male body; 4 "A glimpse through an interstice caught": fascism and MarioCastelnuovo-Tedesco's "Calamus" songs; 5 Giorgio Bassani and "Italian 'queers' of the 1930s"; Conclusion: "beyond" fascism?; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
817889718
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (233 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136237805
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)817889718

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