Essay and Works


America Fantastica
Art, Literature, and the Surrealist Legacy in Experimental Publishing, 1938–1968

Selected Resources

Dawn Ades. Dada and Surrealism Reviewed. London: Arts Council of Great Britain, 1978.

Joseph Alonso, Daniel Lefort, and José A. Rodriguez Garrido eds. Avatares del surrealismo en el Perú y en América Latina. Lima: Institut Français d’Etudes Andines and Pontificia Universidad Católica, 1992.

André Breton. La beauté convulsive. Paris: Musée d’Art Moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, 1991.

James Clifford. The Predicament of Culture: Twentieth-Century Ethnography, Literature and Art. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1988.

Isabelle Dervaux. Surrealism USA. New York: National Academy Museum, 2005.

Susan Ehrlich, ed. Pacific dreams: Currents of Surrealism and Fantasy in California Art, 1934–1957. Los Angeles: UCLA at the Armand Hammer Museum of Art and Cultural Center, 1995.

Anne d’Harnoncourt and Kynaston McShine. Marcel Duchamp. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1973.

Renée Riese Hubert. Surrealism and the Book. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1988.

Lewis Kachur. Displaying the Marvelous: Marcel Duchamp, Salvador Dali, and the Surrealist Exhibition. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 2001.

Mark Polizzotti. Revolution of the Mind: the Life of André Breton. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1995.

Robert Ponge. Surrealismo e novo mundo. Porto Alegre, Brazil: Editora da Universidade, 1999.

William S. Rubin. Dada, Surrealism, and Their Heritage. New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1968.

Martica Sawin. Surrealism in Exile and the Beginning of the New York School. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 1997.

Lowery Stokes Sims. Wifredo Lam and the International Avant-Garde. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2002.

Edward J. Sullivan, ed. Latin American Art in the Twentieth Century. London: Phaidon Press, 1996.

Calvin Tompkins. Duchamp: a Biography. New York, Henry Holt and Company, 1996.

Edgardo Antonio Vigo. Exhibition catalogue. Buenos Aires: Fundación Telefónica, 2004.

Dickran Tashjian. A Boatload of Madmen: Surrealism and the American Avant-garde, 1920–1950. New York: Thames and Hudson, c. 1995.

Michael Duncan and Kristine McKenna. Semina Culture: Wallace Berman and His Circle. New York: DAP/Distributed Art Publishers, 2005.
Amy H. Winter. Wolfgang Paalen: Artist and Theorist of the Avant-garde. Westport, Conn.: Praeger, 2003.