DADA & Modernist Magazines

 

  • cover Der Blutige Ernst
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    1. Jahr, No. 5 (January 1920); collection Akademie der Künste, Berlin

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  • Der blutige Ernst
    Subtitle Satirisches Wochenschrift
    1. Jahr, N° 1 (November 1919) - 1. Jahr, N° 6 (February 1920)
    Edited by John Höxter (N° 1-2); Carl Einstein (N° 3-6) and George Grosz (N° 3-5). Published by Trianon-Verlag, Berlin
    Special numbers:
    • 1. Jahr, N° 1 (November 1919) 'Sondernummer I. Der Artz'
      1. Jahr, N° 3 (November 1919) 'Sondernummer III. Die Schuldigen'
      1. Jahr, N° 4 (December 1919) 'Sondernummer IV. Die Schieber'
      1. Jahr, N° 5 (January 1920) 'Sondernummer V. Rückkehr der Monarchie'

    Originally published semi-monthly (N° 1-2); later weekly (N° 3-6)
    Table of contents in Dawn Ades Dada and surrealism reviewed / with an introduction by David Sylvester and a supplementary essay by Elizabeth Cowling (Arts Council : London 1978).
  • Dada Global 36-40.
  • main contributors
    Texts by Franz Jung, Walter Mehring, Carl Einstein, Raoul Hausmann, Richard Huelsenbeck.

facsimiles/reprints

secondary literature

  • Emily Hage
    'Der blutige Ernst', in Dada (Editions du Centre Pompidou : Paris 2005) 194.
  • Charles W. Haxthausen
    'Bloody Serious. Two Texts by Carl Einstein', in October 105 (Summer 2003) 105-118 [URL www.mitpressjournals.org/doi/abs/10.1162/016228703769684182].
  • Sabine T. Kriebel
    'Radical left magazines in Berlin: Die Pleite (1919, 1923-4); Der blutige Ernst (1919); Der Gegner (1919-22); Der Knüppel (1923-7); Eulenspiegel (1928-31); AIZ/VI (1924-38)', in The Oxford Critical and Cultural History of Modernist Magazines. Volume III: Europe 1880 - 1940 / edited by Peter Brooker, Sascha Bru, Andrew Thacker, and Christian Weikop (Oxford University Press : Oxford etc. 2013) 835-854. google-books