The Resource Ruins of modernity, edited by Julia Hell and Andreas Schönle

Ruins of modernity, edited by Julia Hell and Andreas Schönle

Label
Ruins of modernity
Title
Ruins of modernity
Statement of responsibility
edited by Julia Hell and Andreas Schönle
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NcD/DLC
Dewey number
909.83
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
CB425
LC item number
.R85 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Politics, history, and culture : a series from the International Institute at the University of Michigan
Label
Ruins of modernity, edited by Julia Hell and Andreas Schönle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Authentic ruins : products of modernity / Andreas Huyssen -- Air war and architecture / Anthony Vidler -- Modernism and destruction in architecture / Vladimir Paperny -- Ruins of the avant-garde : from Tatlin's tower to paper architecture / Svetlana Boym -- Modernity as a "destroyed anthill" : Tolstoy on history and the aesthetics of ruins / Andreas Schönle -- Democratic destruction : ruins and emancipation in the American tradition / Russell A. Berman -- The ruins of a republic : Czech modernism after Munich, 1938/39 / Jonathan Bolton -- Layered time : ruins as shattered past, ruins as hope in Israeli and German landscapes and literature / Amir Eshel -- Cities, citizenship, and other Joburg stories / Lucia Saks -- Imperial ruin gazers, or why did Scipio weep? / Julia Hell -- Hegel's philosophy of world history via Sebald's imaginary of ruins : a contrapuntal critique of the "new space" of modernity / Todd Samuel Presner -- Vilcashuamán : telling stories in ruins / Jon Beasley-Murray -- The monument in ruins / Daniel Herwitz -- Simultaneous modernity : negotiations and resistances in urban India / Rahul Mehrotra -- Ruins as models : displaying destruction in postwar Germany / Helmut Puff -- "Memory traces of an abandoned set of futures" : industrial ruins in the postindustrial landscapes of Germany / Kerstin Barndt -- Colonial melancholy and Fordist nostalgia : the ruinscapes of Namibia and Detroit / George Steinmetz -- Dr. Strangelove's cabinet of wonder : sifting through the atomic ruins at the Nevada test site / Jonathan Veitch -- Invisible at a glance : indigenous cultures of the past, ruins, archaeological sites, and our regimes of visibility / Gustavo Verdesio -- Foundational ruins : the Lisbon earthquake and the sublime / Alexander Regier -- The promise of a ruin : Gavrila Derzhavin's archaic modernity / Tatiana Smoliarova -- Ruin cinema / Johannes von Moltke -- The place of rubble in the Trümmerfilm / Eric Rentschler -- Lost in time : Boris Mikhailov and his study of the Soviet / Helen Petrovsky
Control code
000044658972
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 511 p.
Isbn
9780822344568
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009035117
Other physical details
ill.
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.b24513933
System control number
  • mb24513933
  • (OCoLC)319499261

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