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Winsor McCay. The Complete Little Nemo 1910–1927 by Alexander Braun (ed.) (2019)

Winsor McCay. The Complete Little Nemo 1910–1927 by Alexander Braun (ed.) (2019)

If there ever was something close to psychedelic art, or representations and imaginations of a surreal and subconscious reality before the drug-induced states that became popular in art and fiction of the 1960s, then comic artist, cartoon producer and visual pioneer Winsor McCay (1869–1934) was the one who provided it. Starting in 1905. He was […]

Vaudeville Melodies: Popular Musicians and Mass Entertainment in American Culture… by Nicholas Gebhardt (2017)

Vaudeville Melodies: Popular Musicians and Mass Entertainment in American Culture… by Nicholas Gebhardt (2017)

While in the last part of the 19th century so-called “high art,” opera, theater, classical music and the like were deemed “too good” for the average working audience, these forms of entertainment ended up elite controlled in the US. Controlled namely by those who wanted to solidify their own standing by attending such entertainment and […]

Winsor McCay. The Complete Little Nemo by Alexander Braun (ed.) (2014)

Winsor McCay. The Complete Little Nemo by Alexander Braun (ed.) (2014)

Not just comic art fans but any student of popular culture or architecture will be delighted by this edition. Winsor McCay’s inventions of perspective, his psychedelic and fantastic renderings of breath-taking strange environments are presented here for the first time ever in the complete edition containing all (really all!) 549 episodes of Little Nemo. Who, […]