Publication: Journal of Surrealism and the Americas, Vol 6, No 1 (2012)

The Journal of Surrealism and the Americas has just published its latest, « U.S. issue, » at:


Notes for a Historiography of Surrealism in America, or the Reinterpretation of the Repressed (i-ix)

Samantha Kavky

What Makes a Collection Surrealist: Twentieth-Century Cabinets of Curiosities in Paris and Houston (1-23)

Katharine Conley

Dalí, Magritte and Surrealism’s Legacy, New York, c. 1965 (24-38)

Sandra R. Zalman

‘What Makes Indians Laugh’: Surrealism, Ritual and Return in Steven Yazzie and Joseph Beuys (39-60)

Claudia Mesch

Feature Review: Cracking Up an Alligator: Ethnography, Juan Downey’s Videos, and Irony (61-86)

Hjorleifur Jonsson

Book Review: Effie Rentzou, Littérature Malgré Elle: Le Surréalisme et la Transformation du Littéraire (87-90)

Pierre Simon Taminiaux

Exhibition Review: « In Wonderland: the Surrealist Adventures of Women Artists in Mexico and the United States » (91-94)

Susan L. Aberth

Source:H-ArtHist, Feb 3, 2013.