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Kostelanetz, Richard

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A dictionary of the avant-gardes by Richard Kostelanetz( Book )

44 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This interdisciplinary guide to the cutting edge art movements include hundreds of new entries in all areas of the arts, greater coverage of women artists, and new entries on the internet and other emerging technologies. It covers every influential avant-garde movement and style, such as abstract expressionism, bauhaus, bebop, free jazz, futurism, performance art, and surrealism.--[book cover]
The Yale Gertrude Stein : selections by Gertrude Stein( Book )

15 editions published between 1975 and 1980 in English and held by 1,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moholy-Nagy by Richard Kostelanetz( Book )

32 editions published between 1970 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tekster og værker af den ungarske kunstner László Moholy-Nagy (1895-1946), som ud over billedkunst og skulptur beskæftigede sig med fotografi, typografi og dekorationsudkast
John Cage by Richard Kostelanetz( Book )

26 editions published between 1970 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conversing with Cage by Richard Kostelanetz( Book )

36 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Conversing with Cage draws on over 150 interviews with John Cage conducted over four decades to draw a full picture of his life and art. Filled with the witty aphorisms that have made Cage as famous as an esthetic philosopher as a composer, the book offers both an introduction to Cage's way of thinking and a rich gathering of his many thoughts on art, life, and music."--Jacket
The theatre of mixed means : an introduction to happenings, kinetic environments, and other mixed-means performances by Richard Kostelanetz( Book )

35 editions published between 1968 and 1981 in English and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new American arts by Richard Kostelanetz( Book )

32 editions published between 1965 and 1969 in English and Spanish and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esthetics contemporary by Richard Kostelanetz( Book )

18 editions published between 1978 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond left & right : radical thought for our times by Richard Kostelanetz( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young American writers; fiction, poetry, drama, and criticism by Richard Kostelanetz( Book )

9 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The end of intelligent writing : literary politics in America by Richard Kostelanetz( Book )

12 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book it is argued that "intelligent writing" might come to an end, not because such writing is no longer produced or because it is not being read, but because the channels of communication have become clogged and corrupted. In the preface, why and how the book was written is discussed. Part one contains the following chapters: "Locating American Literary 'Establishments, '""The Dynamics of Literary Politicking, ""The New York Literary Mob, ""Cultural Prosperity and Its Perils, ""The Forms and Functions of Literary Power, ""The Leverages of Collaboration, ""Literary Rule and Professional Violence, ""The Rule of Corruption and Repression, ""The Rationales of Supression, ""The Literary-Industrial Complex, ""The Rules of Ignorance and Philistinism," and "Double Standards and Pseudo-Culture." The following chapters are contained in part two: "New Literary Periodicals, ""Alternative Book Publishers, ""The Nature and Fortune of Newcomers, ""Young Writers in North America, ""The New Poetries, ""Innovations in Fictions, Dramas, Essays, ""The Possibility of Rejuvenation," and "What Is to Be Done." (Ts)
On contemporary literature; an anthology of critical essays on the major movements and writers of contemporary literature by Richard Kostelanetz( Book )

22 editions published between 1964 and 1971 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Merce Cunningham : dancing in space and time by Richard Kostelanetz( Book )

30 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book traces the arc of Cunningham's career from 1944 to today through the writings of the choreographer himself, his associates, and dance critics
Writings on Glass : essays, interviews, criticism by Richard Kostelanetz( Book )

9 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writings on Glass highlights the life and career of America's best-known classical composer, Philip Glass. Well-known as a champion of minimalism, Glass's operas (Einstein on the Beach; Satyograha), film scores (Koyaanisqatsi; The Thin Blue Line), and symphonic and popular works have made him a dominant figure on the American musical landscape. This book traces the development of Glass's varied work through in-depth interviews, along with critical writings by leading
The old poetries and the new by Richard Kostelanetz( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Avant-garde tradition in literature( Book )

11 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master minds; portraits of contemporary American artists and intellectuals by Richard Kostelanetz( Book )

11 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American writing today by Richard Kostelanetz( Book )

26 editions published between 1964 and 1991 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new poetries and some old by Richard Kostelanetz( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artists' SoHo : 49 episodes of intimate history by Richard Kostelanetz( Book )

11 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During the 1960s and 1970s in New York City, young artists exploited an industrial wasteland to create spacious studios where they lived and worked, redefining the Manhattan area just south of Houston Street. Its use fueled not by city planning schemes but by word-of-mouth recommendations, the area soon grew to become a world-class center for artistic creation--indeed, the largest urban artists' colony ever in America, let alone the world"--Provided by publisher
 
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The Yale Gertrude Stein : selections
Alternative Names
Kostelanetz Richard

Kostelanetz Richard Cory

Kostelanetz, Richard Cory 1940-

Richard Kostelanetz

Richard Kostelanetz American art critic

Richard Kostelanetz Amerikaans schrijver

Languages
English (425)

German (4)

Spanish (1)

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The Yale Gertrude Stein : selectionsMoholy-NagyConversing with CageThe theatre of mixed means : an introduction to happenings, kinetic environments, and other mixed-means performancesEsthetics contemporaryMerce Cunningham : dancing in space and timeWritings on Glass : essays, interviews, criticismThe Avant-garde tradition in literatureThe new poetries and some old