The Viennese Cafe and Fin-de-siecle Culture


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The Viennese cafe was a key site of urban modernity around 1900. In the rapidly growing city it functioned simultaneously as home and workplace, affording opportunities for both leisure and intellectual exchange. This volume explores the nature and function of the coffee house in the social, cultural, and political world of fin-de-siecle Vienna. Just as the cafe served as a creative meeting place within the city, so this volume initiates conversations between different disciplines focusing on Vienna 1900. Contributions are ...

The Viennese Cafe and Fin-de-siecle Culture 2013, Berghahn Books, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780857457646