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Walking and the aesthetics of modernity : pedestrian mobility in literature and the arts / Klaus Benesch, Franco̧is Specq, editors.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • New York : Palgrave Macmillan, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xxv, 331 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Summary note:
This text gathers together an array of international scholars, critics, and artists concerned with the issue of walking as a theme in modern literature, philosophy, and the arts. Covering a wide array of authors and media from eighteenth-century fiction writers and travellers to contemporary film, digital art, and artists' books, the essays collected here take a broad literary and cultural approach to the art of walking, which has received considerable interest due to the burgeoning field of mobility studies.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-317) and index.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 1137602821 ((hardback))
  • 9781137602824 ((hardback))
  • ((ebook))
LCCN:
2016952088
OCLC:
954008712
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