Tradición y modernismo Publicación Madrid : Tecnos, 1952
madness and civilization - Foucault looks at madness as not fitting into a paradigm of "normality"... intricately linked to social power, politics, historical assumptions... read more about "madness" here... http://earthpages.wordpress.com/2010/08/20/madness/
Charles Pierre Baudelaire was a French poet who produced notable work as an essayist, art critic, and pioneering translator of Edgar Allan Poe. Most famous work, Les Fleurs du mal (The Flowers of Evil), expresses changing nature of beauty in modern, industrializing Paris during 19th century. Credited with coining term "modernity" (modernité) to designate the fleeting, ephemeral experience of life in an urban metropolis, and the responsibility art has to capture that experience…
Alexandr Solzhenitsyn (1945-1950) Mandatory Credit: Photo by CSU Archives / Everett Collection / Rex Features ( 706314A ) Nobel Prize winning author Alexander Solzhenitsyn during the Gulag years 1945-1950. His most famous work, the Gulag Archipelago detailed the brutalities of the Stalinist regime in Russia and forced him into exile for 20 years until he returned to Russia after the fall of communism.