Andrea Mirabile

Multimedia Archaeologies

Gabriele D’Annunzio, Belle Époque Paris, and the Total Artwork

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Auteur Andrea Mirabile
Editeur Rodopi - Brill
Distributeur Association de Boccard

Paris, 1910-1915. Artists, intellectuals, and international celebrities crowd the city as never before. Decadent dreams and avant-garde manifestos celebrate the marriage between art and life. Creative experiments and vital joy dance hand in hand—on the edge of the abyss of WWI. Gabriele D’Annunzio is one of the highly influential yet semi-forgotten protagonists of this season and an emblem of its contradictions. A child of the Decadence, but also a forerunner of Modernism, the Italian poe ...