JoseĢ Luis Venegas, "The Sublime South: Andalusia, Orientalism, and the Making of Modern Spain"
English | ISBN: 0810137291 | 2018 | 240 pages | PDF | 6 MB
The Sublime South: Andalusia, Orientalism, and the Making of Modern Spain is the first systematic study on cultural images of Andalusia as Spain’s "Orient" and the impact they have had on nation-building and modernization since the late nineteenth century. While a wealth of studies have examined how northern Europeans from the Romantic period viewed Spain and Andalusia as Europe’s Orient, little attention has been paid to how contemporary Spanish artists and intellectuals assimilated Romantic legacies to engage in an internal form of orientalism.

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