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Project MUSE - T. S. Eliot and Cinema

Project MUSE - T. S. Eliot and Cinema | Modernities | Scoop.it
@ItsBevins certainly appears that Eliot wasn't a fan: http://t.co/WNUjkztQex We can assume that a Summer of remakes would have appalled him!
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Igor Stravinsky - The Rite of Spring

Yoel Levi conducts the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra in this studio recording made in 1991. This specific recording of Stravinsky's Rite of Spring (aka Le Sacre...
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BBC Radio 4 - In Our Time, Joyce's A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

BBC Radio 4 - In Our Time, Joyce's A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man | Modernities | Scoop.it
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss James Joyce's A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man.
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Collection Online | Jackson Pollock. The Moon Woman. 1942 - Guggenheim Museum

Collection Online | Jackson Pollock. The Moon Woman. 1942 - Guggenheim Museum | Modernities | Scoop.it
The Guggenheim Museum
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BBC Radio 4 - Thinking Allowed, Walter Benjamin

BBC Radio 4 - Thinking Allowed, Walter Benjamin | Modernities | Scoop.it
Special programme on the work and influence of the pioneering German intellectual.
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The Waste Land, read by T.S Eliot (whole poem with notes)

The Burial of the Dead: 00:00 A Game of Chess: 04:58 The Fire Sermon: 10:21 Death By Water: 18:19 What The Thunder Said: 19:00 Written in 1921-1922. 01:30 : ...
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On Bloomsday, Hear James Joyce Read From his Epic Ulysses, 1924

On Bloomsday, Hear James Joyce Read From his Epic Ulysses, 1924 | Modernities | Scoop.it
Today is 'Bloomsday,' the traditional day for book lovers to celebrate James Joyce's masterpiece, Ulysses (text -- audio). To mark the occasion we bring you this rare 1924 recording of Joyce reading from the Aeolus episode of the novel.
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How Marshall Berman reclaimed modernity for Marxists - The Guardian

How Marshall Berman reclaimed modernity for Marxists - The Guardian | Modernities | Scoop.it
There are many people who think they've dismissed any criticism of capitalism if they find that the person doing the criticism owns some of its products.
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Great piece on contemporary relevance of Berman, particularly in relation to cities.
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1. How did we get so nostalgic for Modernism?

1. How did we get so nostalgic for Modernism? | Modernities | Scoop.it
“ I’m going to use this blog as a way to test out some ideas relating to a series of essays I’m putting together on the retrospectivity of contemporary art. What do I mean by retrospectivity?”
Via Mario Pires
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Arnold Schoenberg: Piano Concerto op. 42 (Excerpt)

Mitsuko Uchida, soloist. Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orkest, conducted by Jeffrey Tate. Score available at www.schoenbergmusic.com.
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BBC Radio 4 - In Our Time, Architecture in the 20th Century

BBC Radio 4 - In Our Time, Architecture in the 20th Century | Modernities | Scoop.it
Melvyn Bragg examines what the architecture of the 20th century says about the age.
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The Paintrist Files, archivesofart: The Revolt by Luigi Russolo,...

The Paintrist Files, archivesofart: The Revolt by Luigi Russolo,... | Modernities | Scoop.it
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“ The Revolt by Luigi Russolo, 1911. I like Russolo’s use of red to accentuate the huge crowd of people in uprising, their outstretched limbs showing movement and aggression. Violence...
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BBC Radio 4 - In Our Time, The Waste Land and Modernity

BBC Radio 4 - In Our Time, The Waste Land and Modernity | Modernities | Scoop.it
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss TS Eliot's seminal poem The Waste Land.
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This is part of a Radio 4 series which covers lots of really interesting topics many of which are relevant to this module.

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Pablo Picasso - Picasso's paintings,biography,quotes,sculptures

Pablo Picasso - Picasso's paintings,biography,quotes,sculptures | Modernities | Scoop.it
A comprehensive resource for information about Pablo Picasso, his paintings, biography, sculptures, and quotes.
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