[Read] ➭ Literature Cinema and Politics 1930 1945 ➵ Lara Feigel – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk This book tells the story of a generation of writers who were passionately engaged with politics and with cinema exploring the rise and fall of a distinct tradition of cinematic literature Dismayed by This book and Politics Kindle Ø tells the story of a generation of writers who were passionately engaged with politics Literature Cinema PDF/EPUB or and with cinema exploring the rise and fall of a distinct tradition of cinematic literature Dismayed by Cinema and Politics Kindle ´ the rise of fascism in Europe and by the widening gulf separating the classes at home these writers turned to cinema as a popular and hard hitting art form Lara Feigel crosses boundaries between high modernism and social realism and between 'high' and 'popular' culture bringing together Virginia Woolf with WH Auden Elizabeth Bowen with John Sommerfield Sergei Eisenstein with Gracie Fields The book ends in the Second World War an era when the bombs and searchlights rendered everyday life cinematicFeigel interrogates the genres she maps drawing on cultural theories from the s onwards to investigate the nature of the cinematic and the literary While it was not possible directly to transfer the techniues of the screen to the page any than it was possible to 'go over' to the working classes the attempts nonetheless reveal a fascinating intersection of the visual and the verbal the political and the aesthetic In reading between the frames of an unexplored literary tradition this book redefines s and wartime literature and politics.
- 304 pages
- Literature Cinema and Politics 1930 1945
- Lara Feigel
- 15 July 2016 Lara Feigel