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All That Is Solid Melts Into Air: The Experience of Modernity

All That Is Solid Melts Into Air: The Experience of Modernity
Library Shelf Location 03.BERM
Publication Date 2010
Description A kaleidoscopic journey into the experience of modernization. All That Is Solid Melts into Air is widely acclaimed as one of the greatest books on modernity. A kaleidoscopic journey into the experience of modernization, it captures the dizzying social changes that swept up and transformed the lives of millions of people. Berman delves into the aesthetic and intellectual controversies of art, literature, and architecture: from the writing of Goethe, Marx and Dostoevsky to the Paris of Baudelaire and Haussmann, the Petersburg of the Tsarist builders and Pushkin, and the New York of devastated wastelands and creative artists.
ISBN 9781844676446
Quantity 1
Pages 391
Author Marshall Berman
Format Paperback
Publisher Verso Books, London and New York
Category Surveys of Modern & Contemporary Art
Keyword Modernism
Language English

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