The Movement Regularily Progressive. The Moral Revolution and the January Uprising in the light of Józef Osiecki’s Postęp Cover Image
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Ruch regularnie postępowy. Rewolucja moralna i powstanie styczniowe w świetle „Postępu” Józefa Osieckiego
The Movement Regularily Progressive. The Moral Revolution and the January Uprising in the light of Józef Osiecki’s Postęp

Author(s): Radosław Okulicz-Kozaryn
Subject(s): Studies of Literature, Polish Literature, 19th Century
Published by: Wydawnictwa Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego
Keywords: Postęp; civilisation; the January Uprising; Józef Osiecki; Artur Grottger; Ignacy Józef Kraszewski
Summary/Abstract: Postęp was one of the fi rst Polish illustrated magazines at the world-class level. It was editedby Józef Osiecki in Vienna between 1859 and 1864 and it propagated civilisation development,economic and technical thought as well as the rule of freedom as the basis for the developmentand personal and national liberty. Artur Grottger and Józef Ignacy Kraszewski were invited toco-operate with the magazine. Combining civilisational issues with irredentism in Postęp confi rmsthat Janusz Maciejewski’s theses were right when he questioned the signifi cance of the failureof January Uprising for the ideological breakthrough in Poland. The breakthrough came earlierand the Uprising can be seen as its result.

  • Page Range: 232-247
  • Page Count: 15
  • Publication Year: 2019
  • Language: Polish