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The Resource The Maritain factor : taking religion into interwar modernism, Rajesh Heynickx, Jan De Maeyer, eds

The Maritain factor : taking religion into interwar modernism, Rajesh Heynickx, Jan De Maeyer, eds

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The Maritain factor : taking religion into interwar modernism
Title
The Maritain factor
Title remainder
taking religion into interwar modernism
Statement of responsibility
Rajesh Heynickx, Jan De Maeyer, eds
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
By studying the reception and perception of the French Catholic philosopher Jacques Maritain, this book argues that European modernist artists and intellectuals sought a primordial finality in Catholicism. The French poet, writer, and surrealist filmmaker Jean Cocteau converted under the influence of Maritain. For the painters Gino Severini, a pioneer of Futurism, and Otto Van Rees, one of the first Dadaists -both converts- Maritain played the role of spiritual counselor. And when the promoter of abstract art Michel Seuphor embraced Catholic faith in the 1930s, he, too, had extensive contact w
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Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1977-
  • 1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Heynickx, Rajesh
  • Maeyer, Jan de
Series statement
KADOC studies on religion, culture, and society
Series volume
7
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  • Maritain, Jacques
  • Maritain, Jacques
  • Maritain, Jacques
  • Neo-Scholasticism
  • Modernism (Aesthetics)
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Modernism (Aesthetics)
  • Neo-Scholasticism
Label
The Maritain factor : taking religion into interwar modernism, Rajesh Heynickx, Jan De Maeyer, eds
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 192-205) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Maritain Factor -- Taking Religion into Interwar Modernism; Editorial Board; Contents; On the Road with Maritain -- European Modernist Art Circles and Neo-Thomism during the Interwar; On Maritain; The Modernist Scene; Plot Summary; Profiling Maritain; The Rise of a Mystic Modernism -- Maritain and the Sacrificed Generation of the Twenties; Modernism and Nostalgia; Deciding Steps in the Twenties; Thomism as a Cultural Hylomorphism; Circles and Institutions -- The Neo-Thomistic Infrastructure; An emerging master; The Meudon home; 'Le Roseau d'Or'; Grandes Amitiés
  • Similarity and Incompatibility -- The Aesthetics of Michel Seuphorand Jacques Maritain'Le Style' and 'le CRI'; A Clash; Dada: Attitude and Strategy; Conclusion; Towards a Modern Religious Art -- The Case of Albert Servaes; The Protagonists: Latem and Servaes; Albert Servaes's Stations of the Cross: Satan at work?; Servaes and Maritain: The Deeper Dimensions of the Incident of the Stations of the Cross; Towards a Renewed Religious Art; Art et Scolastique: the Artist's Breviary; Maritain in the Netherlands -- Pieter van der Meer de Walcheren and the Cult of Youth; A Roman Catholic Counterculture
  • Are we Modern?Literary Battles; Pieter van der Meer de Walcheren as a Mediator; Conclusion; Codifying Literature? -- Maritain and the Catholic Writers of Francophone Belgium; Thomistic Poetry: Apprehending Reality; A Personalist Revolution; The Neo-Thomistic Aesthetics Questioned; Conclusion; Gino Severini, a Classicist Futurist; Severini's Return to Catholicism; The Impact of Bergsonian thought; A Meeting of Minds: Neo-Thomism and Classicism; Modern Art turning Towards Religion; Confrontations; Same City, Another Universe -- On Jacques Maritain and Walter Benjamin; I; II; III
  • Brian Coffey, Jacques Maritain and the Recovery of the 'Thing'Debating Literary Autonomy -- Jacques Maritain versus André Gide; Designing a Relative Autonomy; Two Conflicting Poles; Coda; Mystic Modernism and Politics -- Jacques Maritain, Joseph Roth and Anton van Duinkerken; Jacques Maritain and 'Action Française'; The Cultural Roots of Fascism; Anton van Duinkerken's Struggle Against 'False Mysticism'; Joseph Roth versus the Antichrist; Conclusion; "The Just Impartiality of a Christian Philosopher" -- Jacques Maritain and T.S. Eliot; I; II; III; IV; Bibliography; Index; Contributors; Colophon
Control code
ocn873808625
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (211 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789461661074
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt8xn9sx
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)873808625
Label
The Maritain factor : taking religion into interwar modernism, Rajesh Heynickx, Jan De Maeyer, eds
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 192-205) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Maritain Factor -- Taking Religion into Interwar Modernism; Editorial Board; Contents; On the Road with Maritain -- European Modernist Art Circles and Neo-Thomism during the Interwar; On Maritain; The Modernist Scene; Plot Summary; Profiling Maritain; The Rise of a Mystic Modernism -- Maritain and the Sacrificed Generation of the Twenties; Modernism and Nostalgia; Deciding Steps in the Twenties; Thomism as a Cultural Hylomorphism; Circles and Institutions -- The Neo-Thomistic Infrastructure; An emerging master; The Meudon home; 'Le Roseau d'Or'; Grandes Amitiés
  • Similarity and Incompatibility -- The Aesthetics of Michel Seuphorand Jacques Maritain'Le Style' and 'le CRI'; A Clash; Dada: Attitude and Strategy; Conclusion; Towards a Modern Religious Art -- The Case of Albert Servaes; The Protagonists: Latem and Servaes; Albert Servaes's Stations of the Cross: Satan at work?; Servaes and Maritain: The Deeper Dimensions of the Incident of the Stations of the Cross; Towards a Renewed Religious Art; Art et Scolastique: the Artist's Breviary; Maritain in the Netherlands -- Pieter van der Meer de Walcheren and the Cult of Youth; A Roman Catholic Counterculture
  • Are we Modern?Literary Battles; Pieter van der Meer de Walcheren as a Mediator; Conclusion; Codifying Literature? -- Maritain and the Catholic Writers of Francophone Belgium; Thomistic Poetry: Apprehending Reality; A Personalist Revolution; The Neo-Thomistic Aesthetics Questioned; Conclusion; Gino Severini, a Classicist Futurist; Severini's Return to Catholicism; The Impact of Bergsonian thought; A Meeting of Minds: Neo-Thomism and Classicism; Modern Art turning Towards Religion; Confrontations; Same City, Another Universe -- On Jacques Maritain and Walter Benjamin; I; II; III
  • Brian Coffey, Jacques Maritain and the Recovery of the 'Thing'Debating Literary Autonomy -- Jacques Maritain versus André Gide; Designing a Relative Autonomy; Two Conflicting Poles; Coda; Mystic Modernism and Politics -- Jacques Maritain, Joseph Roth and Anton van Duinkerken; Jacques Maritain and 'Action Française'; The Cultural Roots of Fascism; Anton van Duinkerken's Struggle Against 'False Mysticism'; Joseph Roth versus the Antichrist; Conclusion; "The Just Impartiality of a Christian Philosopher" -- Jacques Maritain and T.S. Eliot; I; II; III; IV; Bibliography; Index; Contributors; Colophon
Control code
ocn873808625
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (211 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789461661074
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt8xn9sx
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)873808625

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