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Spectacular realities

Vanessa R. Schwartz

Spectacular realities

early mass culture in fin-de-siècle Paris

by Vanessa R. Schwartz

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Popular culture -- France -- Paris -- History -- 19th century,
  • Leisure industry -- France -- Paris,
  • Spectacular, The -- Government policy -- France -- Paris,
  • France -- Civilization -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-221) and index.

    StatementVanessa R. Schwartz.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC715 .S39 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 230 p. :
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23240376M
    ISBN 100520209591
    LC Control Number97002201

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Spectacular Realities is written very much in line with Michael Miller's The Bon Marché (Princeton: Princeton University Press, ). Both works address Parisian bourgeois culture, during roughly the same period, as a culmination of, not a dramatic break from, cultural and social movements during the preceding decades of nineteenth-century Paris/5(7).

Spectacular Realities book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. During the second half of the nineteenth century, Paris emerge /5. During the second half of the nineteenth century, Paris emerged as the entertainment capital of the world.

The sparkling redesigned city fostered a culture of energetic crowd-pleasing and multi-sensory amusements that would apprehend and represent real life as a R. Schwartz examines the explosive popularity of such phenomena as the boulevards, the mass 5/5(1). : spectacular realities.

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The sparkling redesigned city fostered a culture of energetic crowd-pleasing and. Spectacular Realities is a highly readable and concise book which raises significant historical and theoretical issues concerning the emergence of mass culture in late nineteenth-century France. Schwartz's thesis is disarmingly simple: Turn-of-the-century Parisian crowds, from all social levels, were drawn to, relished in, and reinvented themselves through spectacles of everyday.

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Spectacular Realities by Vanessa R. Schwartz,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). A funhouse journey through the strange, enticing visual cultures of fin-de-siècle Paris, Spectacular Realities: Early Mass Culture in Fin-de-Siècle Paris promises to engage a host of intellectual curiosities surrounding that ephemeral yet essential quality known simply as "Parisianness." The book is an endless showcase of the unusual Cited by: Format: EBook, Book, Computer Resource, Electronic Books; ISBN:, ; LOC call number: DCS39 eb; Published: Berkeley.

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Spectacular Realities: Early Mass Culture in Fin‐de‐Siècle Vanessa R. ey: University of California Press, Pp. xiii+ $ Drawing on a wide range of written and visual materials, including private and business archives, and working at the intersections of art history, literature, and cinema studies, Schwartz argues that "spectacular realities" are part of the foundation of modern mass society.

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