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By Matthew Beaumont

ISBN-10: 1405135778

ISBN-13: 9781405135771

Adventures in Realism bargains an available creation to realism because it has developed because the nineteenth century. although considering literature and literary concept, the importance of know-how and the visible arts can also be addressed.

  • Comprises sixteen newly-commissioned essays written by means of a special staff of individuals, together with Slavoj Zizek and Frederic Jameson
  • Provides the historic, cultural, highbrow, and literary contexts essential to comprehend advancements in realism
  • Addresses the inventive mediums and applied sciences resembling portray and picture that experience assisted in shaping the way in which we understand reality
  • Explores literary and pictorial sub-genres, comparable to naturalism and socialist realism
  • Includes a quick bibliography and proposals for additional interpreting on the finish of every section

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