The enchanted path: magic and modernism in psychogeographical walking

@article{Bonnett2017TheEP,
  title={The enchanted path: magic and modernism in psychogeographical walking},
  author={A. Bonnett},
  journal={Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers},
  year={2017},
  volume={42},
  pages={472-484}
}
  • A. Bonnett
  • Published 2017
  • Sociology
  • Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers
Geographers have a developing interest in the place of enchantment and the ‘extra-ordinary’ in the modern city. The paper shows that magic has a significant role in the work of many psychogeographical writers, artists and activists, and argues that this phenomenon needs to be understood in the context of the wider use of magic as a site and symbol of creativity and subversion in modernist cultural expression. Drawing on a survey of British psychogeographical forms and a more detailed study of… Expand
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