By Comfort, Alex; Read, Herbert; Ward, Colin; Honeywell, Carissa; Read, Herbert; Ward, Colin; Comfort, Alex
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He reaffirmed his view of the artist as the purveyor of a higher, renewing awareness that was beneficial to the whole society. 44 A BRITISH ANARCHIST TRADITION Read was deeply involved in the surrealist exhibition that was organized in London in 1936 as a protest against fascism, an attack on Chamberlain, and a move in support of Spanish Republicanism. 57 As a response to post-FirstWorld-War conservatism and apathy, the role of surrealism in this project was in its active and dynamic dissolution of bourgeois values, preparing the way for the more constructive efforts of abstraction.
40. Goodway Anarchist Seeds Beneath the Snow, p. 202. 41. Goodway Anarchist Seeds Beneath the Snow, p. 203. 42. Herbert Read, Poetry and Anarchism (London: Faber and Faber, 1938), p. 57. 43. Goodway Anarchist Seeds Beneath the Snow, p. 182. 44. Goodway Anarchist Seeds Beneath the Snow, p. 207. 45. Freedom, 17 May 1947, quoted in Goodway Anarchist Seeds Beneath the Snow, p. 188. 46. Colin Ward, ‘The Future of the Committee of 100: An Anarchist View’, Peace News, 26 January 1962, quotes in Goodway Anarchist Seeds beneath the Snow, p.
18. See Anarchy 7, 1972, and 22, 1977, discussed in Martin Ceadel, Thinking about Peace and War (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1987), p. 150. 19. Rodney Barker, Political Ideas in Modern Britain (London: Methuen and Co. , 1978), pp. 7–10. 20. Barker, Political Ideas in Modern Britain, pp. 48, 49. 21. W. H. Greenleaf, The British Political Tradition Volume II. The Ideological Heritage (London and New York: Methuen, 1983), p. 415. 22. Greenleaf, The British Political Tradition Volume II, p. 3.