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Contents List of Illustrations ix Acknowledgements xii Notes on Contributors xiii 1 Visualizing Spanish Modernity: Introduction 1 Susan Larson and Eva Woods 2 Visibly Modern Madrid: Mesonero, Visual Culture, and the Apparatus of Urban Reform 24 Rebecca Haidt 3 Foresight, Blindness or Illusion? Women and Citizenship in the Second Series of Galdùs's Episodios nacionales 46 David R. George, Jr 4 Horror, Spectacle and Nation-formation: Historical Painting in Late-nineteenth-century Spain 64 Jo Labanyi 5 Isidora in the Museum 81 Luis Fernçndez Cifuentes 6 Thresholds of Visibility at the Borders of Madrid: Benjamin, Gùmez de la Serna, Mesonero 94 Andrew Bush 7 Seeing the Dead: Manual and Mechanical Specters in Modern Spain (1893-1939) 112 Brad Epps 8 Santiago Rusiûol's Impresiones de arte in the Age of Tourism: Seeing Andalusia after Seeing Paris 142 Elena Cueto AsÆn 9 Landscape in the Photography of Spain 163 Lee Fontanella 10 From Engraving to Photo: Cross-Cut Technologies in the Spanish Illustrated Press 178 Lou Charnon-Deutsch 11 Spain's Imaging and Regional Dress: From Everyday Object to Museum Piece and Tourist Attraction 207 Jesusa Vega 12 Observing the City, Mediating the Mountain: Mirador and the 1929 International Exposition of Barcelona 228 Robert A. Davidson 13 Joan Mirù, 1929: High and Low Culture in Barcelona and Paris 245 FÄlix FanÅs 14 Stages of Modernity: The Uneasy Symbiosis of the gÄnero chico and Early Cinema in Madrid 263 Susan Larson 15 Visualizing the Time-Space of Otherness: Digression and Distraction in Spanish Silent Film 283 Eva M. Woods 16 Modern Anxiety and Documentary Cinema in Republican Spain 301 Eva M. Woods 17 The Last Look from the Border 329 Joan Ramon Resina Index 349
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Popular culture -- Spain -- History -- 19th century.
Visual communication -- Spain -- History -- 19th century.
Spain -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.
Popular culture -- Spain -- History -- 20th century.
Visual communication -- Spain -- History -- 20th century.
Spain -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
Spain -- In art.