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Ukrainian Futurism, 1914-1930

A Historical and Critical Study

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$17.95 • £14.95 • €16.00

ISBN 9780916458591

Publication Date: 01/15/1998


  • List of Illustrations
  • Preface
  • The History of a Movement
    • Anatomy of a Literary Scandal: Mykhail’ Semenko and the Origins of Ukrainian Futurism
      • The Scandal
      • Futurism and the Ukrainian Modernist Context
      • Modernism vs. Futurism
    • The Lean Years, 1914–1921
    • Aspanfut: The Association of Panfuturists
    • AsKK: Futurists among the Masses
    • The New Generation
      • Bumeranh
      • Cadres
      • Platform and Program
      • First Metamorphosis: VUARKK
      • Polemics with the Russians
      • Polemics with the “Right”
      • OPPU: Final Metamorphosis and the End of a Movement
  • The Theory of a Movement
    • Panfuturism: Blueprint for the Avant-Garde
      • Art as a Process
      • Towards the Liquidation of Art
      • The Theory of Cults
      • Ideology and Facture
      • Defining “Communist” Culture
      • Beyond “Great Art”
      • Exstruction: A Compromise with the Age of Transition
      • Functionalism
    • Aesthetics and Poetics
  • The Literary Legacy and the Major Practitioners
    • The Poetry
      • Mykhail’ Semenko
      • Geo Shkurupii
      • Oleksa Slisarenko
      • Iuliian Shpol
    • The Prose
      • Introduction
      • Geo Shkurupii
      • Oleksa Slisarenko
      • Dmytro Buz’ko
      • Leonid Skrypnyk
    • Visual Experiments in Poetry and Prose
  • Conclusions
  • Abbreviations
  • References
  • Index

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Awards & Accolades

  • 1997–1998 AAUS Prize for Best Book, American Association for Ukrainian Studies
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