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Simone Collinet

Michael Richardson

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Collinet was the first wife of André Breton and, along with her cousin Denise Lévy, played a key role in early surrealism as a sometimes acerbic critic and sounding board for Breton and the other surrealists as they developed the movement...

Harue Koga

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...From a Buddhist family and himself a Buddhist priest, Harue Koga was an established painter who had stylistically drawn on Fauvism and expressionism (especially the work of Klee) by the mid-1920s, although he had sought to relate all of his...

Minoru Sakata

Michael Richardson

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 3 : Surrealists M – Z

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...A photographer and entrepreneur, Sakata started working for the Mainichi Shinbun newspaper in Osaka in 1926 and in the same year joined the Naniwa Shashin Kurabu (Naniwa Photo Club). In 1934, he moved to Nagoya in order to open the Kodak...

Colette Peignot (Laure)

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Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...On the surface Colette Peignot was involved in surrealism only in the most peripheral way. Indeed, one might say that her only participation was as the result of her successive relationships with Jean Bernier when he was part of the Clarté...

Jacques Baron

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...A precocious poet, Jacques Baron was one of the founding members of the French surrealist group (only 19 at the time and already a published poet). Despite this early brilliance, he was rather parsimonious in his publications, which...

Monny de Boully

Michael Richardson

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...A poet and writer, Monny de Boully was part of surrealist circles in Belgrade, but his activities took place largely in France. He met and contributed to the French surrealist group during the mid-1920s, publishing in La Révolution...

Jean Vigo

Michael Richardson

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 3 : Surrealists M – Z

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Major movie maker who never directly participated in surrealism, Jean Vigo was nevertheless entirely imbued with its spirit. Sadly cut down in the prime of life, his three important movies, À Propos de Nice (1929), Zéro de Conduite (1932...

Pierre Prévert

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...A movie maker who was the younger brother of Jacques Prévert. In 1925, he became a movie projectionist and then from 1925 to 1930 worked at the cinema studios at Joinville-le-Pont, making his first movie in 1928 with Marcel Duhamel...

René Crevel

The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...René Crevel hasn’t avoided an instrumentalization of his work overriding its understanding and reading, thus reducing the writing to a discourse with a direct “political” effect. Critics have always enjoyed underlining the antagonisms...

Eli Lotar

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...A photographer and cinematographer, Eli Lotar is known above all for his documentary images of Parisian slaughterhouses published in issue 6 of Documents (1929). It was a theme very much in line with Georges Bataille’s interests...