"La Prose du Transsibérien" Related Resources

Interested in learning more about La Prose du Transsibérien et de la petite Jehanne de France or artists' books? Find a list of further reading and other resources below. La Prose du Transsibérien is on display at the Legion of Honor from March 10–August 12, 2018.

Further Reading

  • Guillaume Apollinaire, Zone: Selected Poems, trans. Ron Padgett. NYRB Poets, 2015
  • Guillaume Apollinaire, Selected Writings, trans. Roger Shattuck. New Directions, 1971
  • R. Howard Bloch, One Toss of the Dice: The Incredible Story of How a Poem Made Us Modern (Mallarmé’s Un coup de dés). Liveright, 2017
  • Mary Ann Caws, Manifesto: A Century of Isms. University of Nebraska Press, 2000
  • Mary Ann Caws, Mallarmé Selected Poetry and Prose. New Directions, 1982
  • Blaise Cendrars and Sonia Delaunay, La prose du Transsibérien et de la petite Jehanne de France (facsimile), trans. Timothy Young. Bienecke Rare Book Library, 2008
  • Blaise Cendrars, Blaise Cendrars Complete Poems, trans. Ron Padgett. University of California Press, 1992
  • Blaise Cendrars, Blaise Cendrars Speaks (radio interviews), trans. David J MacKinnon. Ekstasis Editions, 2015
  • Blaise Cendrars, Sky (La lotissement du ciel) (memoir), trans. Nina Rootes. Paragon House, 1992
  • Blaise Cendrars, The Astonished Man (L’homme foudroyé) (memoir), trans. Nina Rootes. Peter Owen Publishers, 1970 (reprinted 2016)  
  • Marjorie Perloff, The Futurist Moment: Avant-Garde, Avant-Guerre, and the Language of Rupture. University of Chicago Press, 1986
  • Marjorie Perloff, The Poetics of Indeterminacy: Rimbaud to Cage. Northwestern University Press, 1999
  • Roger Shattuck, The Banquet Years: The Origins of the Avant-Garde in France. Vintage Books, 1968
  • Philippe Soupault, Lost Profiles; Memoirs of Cubism, Dada, and Surrealism. City Lights, 2016
  • Inventing Abstraction, 1910-1925: How a Radical Idea Changed Modern Art (exhibition catalogue). The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 2012

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