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'''unu''' (Romanian for "one"; lower case used on purpose) was the name of an avant-garde art and literary magazine, published in Romania from April 1928 to September 1935. Edited by writers [[Sașa Pană]] and Moldov, it was dedicated to Dada and Surrealism.
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'''unu''' [one] was an avant-garde art and literary magazine, published in Romania from 1928 to 1932. Edited by the writers [[Saşa Pană]] and [[Moldov]], with [[Stéphane Roll]] and [[Ilarie Voronca]] in the editorial board, it was aligned with Dada and Surrealism.
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The first ten numbers (April-November 1928) were printed in Dorohoi, after that the magazine moved to Bucharest. The number of copies grew from 100 to 500. Issue 18 was never published and Issue 51 was never sold (being distributed in 50 copies to guests at Moldov's wedding).
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In addition to contributions by the editors, the magazine published samples from works of Romanian and international avant-garde authors such as [[Geo Bogza]], [[Stéphane Roll]], [[Ilarie Voronca]], [[Tristan Tzara]], [[Benjamin Fondane]], [[André Breton]], [[Robert Desnos]], [[Paul Éluard]] and [[Victor Brauner]].
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==Issues==
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In PDF: [[Media:Unu, nr. 1, aprilie 1928.pdf|1]] (Apr 1928),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 2, mai 1928.pdf|2]] (May 1928),
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[[Media:Unu,_nr._3,_iunie_1928.pdf|3]] (Jun 1928),
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[[Media:Unu_4_Jul_1928.pdf|4]] (Jul 1928),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 5, septembrie 1928.pdf|5]] (Sep 1928),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 6, octombrie 1928.pdf|6]] (Oct 1928),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 7, noiembrie 1928.pdf|7]] (Nov 1928),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 8, decembrie 1928.pdf|8]] (Dec 1928),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 2(9), ianuarie 1929.pdf|9]] (Jan 1929),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 2(10), februarie 1929.pdf|10]] (Feb 1929),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 2(11), martie 1929.pdf|11]] (Mar 1929),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 2(12), aprilie 1929.pdf|12]] (Apr 1929),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 2(13), mai 1929.pdf|13]] (May 1929),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 3(21), ianuarie 1930.pdf|21]] (Jan 1930),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 3(22), februarie 1930.pdf|22]] (Feb 1930),
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[[Media:Unu_23_Mar_1930.pdf|23]] (Mar 1930),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 3(24), aprilie 1930.pdf|24]] (Apr 1930),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 3(25), mai 1930.pdf|25]] (May 1930),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 3(28), august 1930.pdf|28]] (Aug 1930),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 4(33), februarie 1931.pdf|33]] (Feb 1931),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 4(34), martie 1931.pdf|34]] (Mar 1931),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 4(36), iunie 1931.pdf|36]] (Jun 1931),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 4(37), iulie 1931.pdf|37]] (Jul 1931),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 4(39), octombrie 1931.pdf|39]] (Oct 1931),
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[[Media:Unu,_nr._4(41),_decembrie_1931.pdf|41]] (Dec 1931),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 5(42), ianuarie 1932.pdf|42]] (Jan 1932),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 5(43), martie 1932.pdf|43]] (Mar 1932),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 5(44), aprilie 1932.pdf|44]] (Apr 1932),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 5(45), mai 1932.pdf|45]] (May 1932),
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[[Media:Unu, nr. 5(46), iunie 1932.pdf|46]] (Jun 1932),
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[[Media:Unu,_nr._5(47),_septembrie_1932.pdf|47]] (Sep 1932),
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[[Media:Unu_48_Oct_1932.pdf|48]] (Oct 1932),
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[[Media:Unu_49_Nov_1932.pdf|49]] (Nov 1932),
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[[Media:Unu_50_Dec_1932.pdf|50]] (Dec 1932).
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* [http://dspace.bcucluj.ro/jspui/handle/123456789/32703 Scans in Biblioteca Digitală a BCU Cluj] (some issues missing)
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* [http://digitool.dc.bmms.ro:8881/R/?func=collections&collection_id=2071 Scans in Biblioteca digitală a Bucureştilor] (many issues missing)
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==Literature==
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* Irina Livezeanu, [[Media:Livezeanu_Irina_2013_Romania_Windows_toward_the_West_New_Forms_and_the_Poetry_of_True_Life.pdf|"Romania: 'Windows toward the West': New Forms and the 'Poetry of True Life'. ''Revista celor l'alti'' (1908); ''Insula'' (1912); ''Chemarea'' (1912); ''Contimporanul'' (1922-32); ''75 HP'' (1924); ''Punct'' (1924-5); ''Integral'' (1925-8); ''Urmuz'' (1925); and ''unu'' (1928-33)"]], in ''The Oxford Critical and Cultural History of Modernist Magazines. Volume III, Europe 1880-1940, Part II'', eds. Brooker, Bru, Thacker, and Weikop, Oxford University Press, 2013, pp 1157-1183.
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==See also==
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* [[Romania#Avant-garde]]
  
 
==Links==
 
==Links==
* http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unu
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unu ''unu'' at Wikipedia]
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[[Category:Dada]] [[Category:Surrealism]]

Latest revision as of 20:11, 7 January 2018

Cover of an 1929 issue.

unu [one] was an avant-garde art and literary magazine, published in Romania from 1928 to 1932. Edited by the writers Saşa Pană and Moldov, with Stéphane Roll and Ilarie Voronca in the editorial board, it was aligned with Dada and Surrealism.

The first ten numbers (April-November 1928) were printed in Dorohoi, after that the magazine moved to Bucharest. The number of copies grew from 100 to 500. Issue 18 was never published and Issue 51 was never sold (being distributed in 50 copies to guests at Moldov's wedding).

In addition to contributions by the editors, the magazine published samples from works of Romanian and international avant-garde authors such as Geo Bogza, Stéphane Roll, Ilarie Voronca, Tristan Tzara, Benjamin Fondane, André Breton, Robert Desnos, Paul Éluard and Victor Brauner.

Issues[edit]

In PDF: 1 (Apr 1928), 2 (May 1928), 3 (Jun 1928), 4 (Jul 1928), 5 (Sep 1928), 6 (Oct 1928), 7 (Nov 1928), 8 (Dec 1928), 9 (Jan 1929), 10 (Feb 1929), 11 (Mar 1929), 12 (Apr 1929), 13 (May 1929), 21 (Jan 1930), 22 (Feb 1930), 23 (Mar 1930), 24 (Apr 1930), 25 (May 1930), 28 (Aug 1930), 33 (Feb 1931), 34 (Mar 1931), 36 (Jun 1931), 37 (Jul 1931), 39 (Oct 1931), 41 (Dec 1931), 42 (Jan 1932), 43 (Mar 1932), 44 (Apr 1932), 45 (May 1932), 46 (Jun 1932), 47 (Sep 1932), 48 (Oct 1932), 49 (Nov 1932), 50 (Dec 1932).

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Avant-garde and modernist magazines

Poesia (1905-09, 1920), Der Sturm (1910-32), Blast (1914-15), The Egoist (1914-19), The Little Review (1914-29), 291 (1915-16), MA (1916-25), De Stijl (1917-20, 1921-32), Dada (1917-21), Noi (1917-25), 391 (1917-24), Zenit (1921-26), Broom (1921-24), Veshch/Gegenstand/Objet (1922), Die Form (1922, 1925-35), Contimporanul (1922-32), Secession (1922-24), Klaxon (1922-23), Merz (1923-32), LEF (1923-25), G (1923-26), Irradiador (1923), Sovremennaya architektura (1926-30), Novyi LEF (1927-29), ReD (1927-31), Close Up (1927-33), transition (1927-38).