THE ROMANTICISM OF PERIPHERY AND THE PERIPHERY OF ROMANTICISM: CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPEAN DISCOURSES OF SELF IN THE AGE OF NINETEENTH CENTURY REVOLUTIONS (1848 AND 1890)

Abstract: This text deals with the manners in which Romanian and Polish politicians and writers imagined their countries in relation to the West in two important moments of the nineteenth century: the political events of the 1848 and the political radicalism in the context of mass society of the 1890s. These moments are known as…

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Andrew Martin, Belles and Whistles. Journeys through Time on Britainʼs Trains, London, Profile Books, 2015

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Oana Cogeanu (ed.),Travel and Intercultural Communication in Europe (Book Review)

Oana Cogeanu (ed.), Travel and Intercultural Communication in Europe, Iași, 2016, Editura Universității „Alexandru Ioan Cuza”, 2 vols: 191 p., 225 p. (bibliography, graphs/illustrations included) Travel and Intercultural Communication in Europe is a publication made up of two volumes (the first one-‘Enticing Culturesʼ, the second one- ‘Views of the Eastʼ) and it is edited by…