The Poetry of the Possible: Spontaneity, Modernism, and the Multitude

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" The Poetry of the Possible challenges the conventional image of modernism as a socially phobic formation, arguing that modernism's abstractions and difficulties are ways of imagining unrealized powers of collective self-organization. Establishing a conceptual continuum between modernism and contemporary theorists such as Paulo Virno, Michael Hardt, Antonio Negri, and Alain Badiou, Joel Nickels rediscovers modernism's attempts to document the creative potenza of the multitude.By examining scenes of collective life in works ...

The Poetry of the Possible: Spontaneity, Modernism, and the Multitude 2012, University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN

ISBN-13: 9780816676095

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Poetry of the Possible: Spontaneity, Modernism, and the Multitude 2012, University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN

ISBN-13: 9780816676088

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