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


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    Free read The Quest of the Folk: Antimodernism and Cultural Selection in Twentieth-Century Nova Scotia Free download ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ¶ Ian McKay Ian McKay ¶ 5 Read & Download 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 s

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    Free download ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ¶ Ian McKay Ian McKay ¶ 5 Read & Download Free read The Quest of the Folk: Antimodernism and Cultural Selection in Twentieth-Century Nova Scotia A classic McKay's central argument that popular notions of Nova Scoatians as a simple and idyllic people are wrong is compelling as is his focus on the capitalistic marketplaces that help construct these myths Indeed the book is full of many brilliant observations though far too many are buried in thick page long paragraphs And the book could have benefited from some prudential trimming One chapters runs no s

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    Free read The Quest of the Folk: Antimodernism and Cultural Selection in Twentieth-Century Nova Scotia Ian McKay ¶ 5 Read & Download Free download ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ¶ 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 authenticit

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

Ian McKay ¶ 5 Read & Download Read & Download The uest of the Folk: Antimodernism and Cultural Selection in Twentieth-Century Nova Scotia é PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free 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.

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

Ian McKay ¶ 5 Read & Download Read & Download The uest of the Folk: Antimodernism and Cultural Selection in Twentieth-Century Nova Scotia é PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free 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.

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Ian McKay ¶ 5 Read & Download Read & Download The uest of the Folk: Antimodernism and Cultural Selection in Twentieth-Century Nova Scotia é PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free 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.

  • Paperback
  • 392
  • The Quest of the Folk: Antimodernism and Cultural Selection in Twentieth-Century Nova Scotia
  • Ian McKay
  • English
  • 22 August 2018
  • 9780773512481