Surrealist Manifesto by André Breton

The Surrealist Manifesto is a groundbreaking work that introduces and defines the surrealist movement in literature and art. The book, written by the founder of the movement, presents the idea that the rational mind represses the power of the imagination, weighting it down with taboos. It argues that the world of dreams and the unconscious should be embraced to enhance creativity, leading to more complete and fulfilling human experience. The book also criticizes traditional societal structures and norms, advocating for revolution and freedom of thought.

The 2048th greatest book of all time


Published
1924
Nationality
French
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
Unknown
Words
Unknown
Original Language
French

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