1st Edition

Urban Space, Identity and Postmodernity in 1980s Spain
Rethinking the Movida

ISBN 9780367601973
Published June 29, 2020 by Routledge
160 Pages

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Book Description

This book encourages a rethink of the urban youth movement that came to be known as la movida through a close analysis of the monthly arts magazine La Luna de Madrid (1983–1988). It analyses La Luna's urban reimaginings and its destabilization of fixed identity categories.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: La Luna de Madrid and la movida madrileña 2. La Luna de Madrid and the City of Madrid: Reimagining and Reclaiming Urban Space 3. La Luna de Madrid's Destabilization of Identity: Gender, Nationality, and the Individual 4. Modernity and Postmodernity in and of La Luna de Madrid 5. Conclusion: Towards a New Critical Approach to la movida

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