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Jean-Jacques Lebel

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 son of Robert Lebel, Jean-Jacques participated in surrealist activities during the late 1950s before becoming estranged from the group, which he perceived as having become sclerotic. In response he organized the Anti-Procès with Alain...

Mass Observation

The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 1 : Movements

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

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...The exoticism of the familiar One of the most surprising and fruitful associations of the surrealist movement in the 1930s was its involvement with Mass Observation, a heterodox and audacious project of social investigation that sought...

Asger Jorn

Steven Harris

Steven Harris is associate professor in the History of Art, Design and Visual Culture programme at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada. He writes on surrealism and related phenomena. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 1 : Movements

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

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...The Danish artist and theoretician Asger Jorn had a longstanding though critical relation to surrealist ideas and practices, which is most evident in his art and writing between 1937 and 1951. An interest in and engagement with surrealism...

Mário Cesariny De Vasconcelos

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...A Profuse Artist Mário Cesariny de Vasconcelos was born in Lisbon, Portugal, in 1923, and died in the same city in 2006. He was a Portuguese artist who published poetry, novels, and plays, and served as the main anthologist...

Téofilo Cid

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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 poet and member of the Mandrágora surrealist group, Cid published a number of books including Bouldroud (1942), a book of oneiric tales, and El tiempo de la sospecha (Time of the Suspect) (1952), a critical view of the dictatorship...

Paul Nougé

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Nougé could be compared, among other things, to a juggler, an extraordinary juggler, but who would abruptly introduce, in the middle of a dazzling performance, a glaring mistake. He would intentionally miss his trick, and do so ineptly...

Annie Le Brun

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Like the surrealist movement itself, Annie Le Brun’s trajectory has been visibly nourished by an uncompromising protest against the unacceptable nature of the human condition, but is equally driven by the surrealist challenge...

Claude Cahun

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...If Claude Cahun’s active participation in surrealist activities came relatively late (she was thirty-eight years old in 1932), the sympathy she testified for it from the outset was precocious, and was constantly reaffirmed. In a letter...

Fernand Dumont

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Surrealism in Hainaut Fernand Dumont, a surrealist from the region of Hainaut in Belgium, didn’t assimilate the contributions of the Parisian group in a way that was especially original. All of his literary activities were rather (everyone...

Irène Hamoir

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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...From a circus family, Irène Hamoir was a novelist and poet who published her poetry under the pen name Irine in 1949. A political militant within the Young Socialist Guards, she joined the Brussels surrealist group around 1928, and in 1930...