By Halina Beresneviciute Nosálová
The booklet analyses the collective occupation of the inventive career in Brno and Vilnius and the need to replica the habit of the elites of the previous Regime. The "noble" values, which formed the inventive careers within the 19th century press, have been charity, solid flavor, cosmopolitism and patriotism. The newspaper discourse disposed power to combine and to smuggle novelties by way of exposing outdated values.
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