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Title The thinking space : the café as a cultural institution in Paris, Italy and Vienna / edited by Leona Rittner, W. Scott Haine, Jeffrey H, Jackson.
Publication Info. Farnham, Surrey ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Publishing Company, [2013]
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / W. Scott Haine -- Part I. Vienna: 1. The Vienna coffee house: history and cultural significance / Herbert Lederer; 2. The end of a false summer: aspects of Viennese literary culture around 1900 / Egon Schwarz; 3. Jewish modernism and Viennese cafés, 1900-1930 / Shachar Pinsker -- Part II. Paris: 4. Bad places: sedition, everyday speech, and performance in the café of enlightenment Paris / Tabetha Ewing; 5. From the Spectator to Goldoni: coffee-house culture and wishful thinking in the eighteenth century / Franco Fido; 6. A café in the high time of Haussmannization: Baudelaire's confrontation with the eyes of the poor / Edward J. Ahearn; 7. When objective chance takes over cafés / Gérard-Georges Lemaire; 8. At the time of Le Boeuf sur le Toit (the Ox on the Roof) cabaret / Leona Rittner; 9. Arguing about jazz in the Parisian café: jazz, race, and literary communities in 1920s Paris / Jeffrey H. Jackson; 10. Jean-Paul Sartre: cafés, ontology, sociability, and revolution in occupied Paris, 1940-1944 / W. Scott Haine -- Part III. Italy: 11. Art at Il Caffè Florian / Forin Berindeanu; 12. Casanova's coffeehouse: sociability, social class, and the well-bread reader in Histoire de ma vie / Ted Emery; 13. The Giubee Rosse Café in Florence: a literary and political alcove from futurism to anti-Fascist resistance / Ernesto Livorni; 14. The writer's provincial muse: Piero Chiara in the coffeehouse / Stefano Giannini -- Part IV. Reflections: 15. Three scenes from Italian cafés / Fannie Peczenik.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Coffeehouses -- Social aspects -- France -- Paris.
Coffeehouses -- Social aspects -- Italy.
Coffeehouses -- Social aspects -- Austria -- Vienna.
Added Author Rittner, Leona.
Haine, W. Scott.
Jackson, Jeffrey H., 1971-
Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9781409438793 1409438791 (DLC) 2012043452
ISBN 1409438805 (electronic bk.)
9781409438809 (electronic bk.)
9781409438793 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1409438791 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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