[The Quest of the Folk: Antimodernism and Cultural Selection in Twentieth–Century Nova Scotia] New Ò Ian McKay


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  • The Quest of the Folk: Antimodernism and Cultural Selection in Twentieth-Century Nova Scotia
  • Ian McKay
  • English
  • 08 August 2019
  • 9780773512481

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    [The Quest of the Folk: Antimodernism and Cultural Selection in Twentieth–Century Nova Scotia] New Ò Ian McKay McKay has carefully unpacked the ways that Nova Scotia has constructed for itself an image as a purer simpler idyllic place populated by less complex idyllic people He presents a cultural history that shows the production of a tourist culture based on invented 'traditional folk values' that obscure the province's urban society capit

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    [The Quest of the Folk: Antimodernism and Cultural Selection in Twentieth–Century Nova Scotia] New Ò Ian McKay A classic McKay's central argument that popular notions of Nova Scoatians as a simple and idyllic people are wron

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    Ian McKay ë 4 Read & Download [The Quest of the Folk: Antimodernism and Cultural Selection in Twentieth–Century Nova Scotia] New Ò Ian McKay In the pushback against modernist aesthetic anti modernism became the popular flavour citing a authentic and 'real' basis of existence in opposition to the 'inauthentic' modernism McKay here offers up an argument that much of what is considered 'anti modernist' ie the folk is just as constructed and lacking in authenticity as that w

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The Quest of the Folk: Antimodernism and Cultural Selection in Twentieth-Century Nova Scotia

The uest of the Folk: Antimodernism and Cultural Selection in Twentieth-Century Nova Scotia Read & Download Ù 104 Texts by drawing on Marxist notions of political economy Gramscian models of cultural production and hegemony and Foucaultian structuralism The uest of the Folk will be of interest to folklorists cultural historians literary scholars and anyone with an interest in the local history of the Maritimes or Maritime regional identi.

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The uest of the Folk: Antimodernism and Cultural Selection in Twentieth-Century Nova Scotia Read & Download Ù 104 T on the roles of Helen Creighton the Maritime region's most famous folklorist and Mary Black an influential handicrafts revivalist in creating this false identity McKay also looks at the infusion of the folk ideology into the art and literature of the region McKay puts the folk concept into contemporary and international con. Duffy the roles of Helen Creighton Art of Deception Kate Hanson #2 the Maritime region's most famous folklorist and Mary Black an influential handicrafts revivalist in creating Flight of the Clockwork Angels this false identity McKay also looks at Take the infusion of La figlia del podestà the folk ideology into Persuasion The Litigator's Art the art and literature of L'aventure ambiguë the region McKay puts The Mangle of Practice Time Agency and Science the folk concept into contemporary and international con.

Summary The Quest of the Folk: Antimodernism and Cultural Selection in Twentieth-Century Nova Scotia

The uest of the Folk: Antimodernism and Cultural Selection in Twentieth-Century Nova Scotia Read & Download Ù 104 The use and abuse of the idea of the Simple Life in tourism promotion and the massive dissemination of folk images are analysed in depth McKay examines how Nova Scotia's cultural history was rewritten to erase evidence of an urban capitalist society of class and ethnic differences and of women's emancipation He sheds new ligh.