Greener Journal of Art and Humanities Vol. 1 (1), pp. 021-022, December 2011
© 2011 Greener Journals
S. K. Singh
R. D. Foundation Group of Institutions, Near Kadrabad Police check post,
Modinagar (Ghaziabad) – 201201, U.P.
Email: shail.krs @gmail .com, Mobile: 9410116933
This paper analyses the definition, its sources, merits and demerits. The French poet and critic Andre Breton founded Surrealism, a literary and artistic movement. It was a movement in painting, sculpture and literature. In this way, surrealism is a modern psychological concept that regards the subconscious the state of dream. Being much chaotic in subject matter it failed. Moreover, it did not match the common English taste. The rank and file could not comprehend it.
Keywords: Surrealism, Freudian, Consciousness, Poetry and Psychology