André Breton

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André Breton
André Breton
André Breton in 1924
Born19 Februar 1896(1896-02-19)
Tinchebray, Orne, Fraunce
Dee'd28 September 1966(1966-09-28) (aged 70)
Paris, Fraunce
Period20t century
GenreHistories, poetry, essays
Leeterar muivementSurrealism
Notable warksSurrealist Manifesto
SpooseSimone Kahn (m. 1921; div. 1931)
Jacqueline Lamba (m. 1934; div. 1943)
Elisa Breton (m. 1945; his daith 1966)
BairnsAube Breton

André Breton (French: [ɑ̃dʁe bʁətɔ̃]; 19 Februar 1896 – 28 September 1966) wis a French writer, poet, an anti-fascist. He is kent best as the foonder o Surrealism. His writins include the first Surrealist Manifesto (Manifeste du surréalisme) o 1924, in which he defined surrealism as "pure psychic automatism".[1]

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  1. André Breton (1969). Manifestoes of Surrealism. University of Michigan Press. p. 26.