Tuesday, November 11, 2008

André Breton

André Breton (19 February 1896 – 28 September 1966) was a French writer, poet, and surrealist theorist, and is best known as the main founder of surrealism. His writings include the Surrealist Manifesto of 1924, in which he defined surrealism as pure psychic automatism.


Breton

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