The Automatic Message: The Magnetic Fields / The Immaculate Conception

The Automatic Message The Magnetic Fields The Immaculate Conception This book collects together the two most vital automatic texts of Surrealism The Magnetic Fields and The Immaculate Conception with Breton s prefatory essay The Automatic Message which relat

  • Title: The Automatic Message: The Magnetic Fields / The Immaculate Conception
  • Author: André Breton Paul Éluard Philippe Soupault David Gascoyne Antony Melville Jon Graham
  • ISBN: 9780947757991
  • Page: 331
  • Format: Paperback
  • The Automatic Message: The Magnetic Fields / The Immaculate Conception

    This book collects together the two most vital automatic texts of Surrealism The Magnetic Fields 1919 and The Immaculate Conception 1930 with Breton s prefatory essay The Automatic Message which relates this technique to the underlying concepts and aesthetic of the Surrealist movement.

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    One thought on “The Automatic Message: The Magnetic Fields / The Immaculate Conception

    1. Ian Drew Forsyth

      I give this work five not on its specific content but for the ideas behind it. It's of course a historic set of works, it shows off the automatic and collaborative writing of the surrealists. It puts into action the ideas Breton wanted to see happen in writing. Now is it gibberish? Yes a lot of it seems to be. Funny though that it always kept my interest for the most part. I didn't know exactly what would be said next most of the time. The most interesting part to me was the introductions to the [...]

    2. slaveofone

      Classic Surrealist literature--or Automatic Writing as it was coined. Nonsense as poetry Intriguing, but the novelty wears off after awhile.

    3. George

      Like most all of the Atlas Press titles, The Automatic Message / the Magnetic Fields is of lasting historical and literary relevance.

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