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Inácio Matsinhe

Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...One of the most important figures in Mozambican plastic arts today, his paintings and ceramics scream with live and warm colors: reds, yellows and cobalt-blues and sometimes nostalgic violets and greens. Matsinhe’s work was welcomed...

Farid Lariby

Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...A painter and poet, Farid Lariby was one of the founders of the Arab surrealist group in 1975 and of the journal Le Désir libertaire. He also contributed to Le Melog. According to Hélène Lariby, writing in the catalog of the exhibition...

Mubarak Wassat

Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...For poet and translator Mubarak Wassat, it was the discovery of the poetry of Kurdish surrealist Salah Faiq that revealed surrealism to him, and the possibilities it offered for the transformation of language and the utilization...

Georges Henein

Georges Sebbag

A writer with a doctorate in philosophy, Georges Sebbag participated in the activities of the surrealist group in Paris from 1964 to 1969. He has written texts on time and many books about surrealism. His most recent are Potence avec paratonnerre, Surréalisme et philosophie (2012) and Foucault Deleuze, Nouvelles Impressions du Surréalisme (2015). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...In Egypt, as in Europe, Georges Henein assumed the role of a scout and a tireless ambassador of surrealism. The expressiveness of his poems, the climate of strangeness in his stories, the exceptional insight in his essays resounds even...

Kathleen Fox

Dawn Ades

Dawn Ades is Professor Emerita at the University of Essex. Her publications include Dada and Surrealism (1974), Photomontage (1976), Salvador Dali (1982), Andre Masson (1994), Marcel Duchamp (with Neil Cox and David Hopkins, 1999), Surrealism in Latin America: Vivisimo muerto (with Rita Eder and Gabriela Speranza) (2012). She has curated or co-curated many major exhibitions on surrealism and linked themes. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...The South African Background Born in South Africa where she spent her formative years, Kathleen Fox came to England in 1987 and has participated in the activities of the surrealist movement since 1991. She had first encountered surrealism...

Ramses Younan

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Ramses Younan was a founding member of the Cairo-based group “Art and Freedom.” Alongside francophone poet Georges Henein and painter and moviemaker Kamel Telmisany, Younan was an active collaborator and contributor to the group’s art...

Kamel Telmisany

Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...The painter Kamel Telmisany was a central figure in the activities of the Art and Freedom group in Cairo from 1937 to 1943; his illustrations for Georges Henein’s Déraisons d’être (1938) are especially notable. Becoming a movie-maker...

Malcolm De Chazal

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Surrealism flutters like disordered acts without aims. My poetry is coherent; it maintains structural formality with precise objectives and stems from the depth of origins.Malcolm de Chazal had an intense but brief connection, from 1947...

Michel Fardoulis-Lagrange

Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Poet and novelist who forged a unique hermetic style influenced principally by the work of Lautréamont, Michel Fardoulis-Lagrange was born in Cairo of Greek parents. Close to Georges Bataille, to whom he devoted a short study, G.B. ou un...

Artur Cruzeiro Seixas

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Of a Globalized Surrealist A painter poet, or a poet painter, known for his distinctive brushstrokes, Artur Manuel Rodrigues do Cruzeiro Seixas was born in Amadora, Portugal, in 1920. He has publicly stated that poetry is the foundation...