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0821258192

Exquisite corpse : surrealism and the Black Dahlia murder

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1st ed.

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Williamson Public Library 364.152 NEL (Text)
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  • ISBN: 0821258192 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 191 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Bulfinch Press, 2006.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-183) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: A death and its aftermath -- Surrealism : damaged muses and mischievous mannequins -- Man Ray : a subversive vision -- Minotaur and Minotaure -- Dreams of love and death -- The exquisite corpse : a literal reenactment? -- After the murder -- The L.A. art scene -- Marcel Duchamp and the Étant donnés, part I -- William Copley : surrealist confidante -- Marcel Duchamp and the Étant donnés, part II -- Afterword -- Acknowledgments -- Appendix I: Los Angeles 1935-1950 : a web of connections -- Appendix II: timeline.
Subject: Hodel, George.
Short, Elizabeth, 1924-1947.
Man Ray, 1890-1976.
Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968.
Murder > California > Los Angeles.
Surrealism.
Murder in art.


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