Strange Bedfellows: The First American Avant-garde
This book tells the story of the first American avant-garde in art, poetry and the theatre. The people discussed in this book include Ezra Pound, Gertrude Stein, Marcel Duchamp and the Stettheimer sisters. The author suggests that this exchange of ideas transformed modern culture. Quotations from letters, diaries and interviews enliven this history. The development of the avant-garde depended as much on social intercourse, whether sexual, suppressed or platonic, as on aesthetics. By the time of the 1913 Armory Show, bohemia had made a home for itself in New York's Greenwich Village.
Resultaten 1-3 van 70
De Zayas to Stieglitz , August 27 , 1915 , Stieglitz Collection 33 . Artists whose
work had been exhibited at 291 and also at the Modern Gallery included Marion
Beckett , Constantin Brancusi , Georges Braque , Frank Burty , Paul Cézanne ...
Alice Corbin Henderson Collection , HRHRC . Page 198 . Poetry Papers . Page
212 . Rudnick , Mabel Dodge Luhan , p . 258 . Page 213 . Hapgood , Victorian in
the Modern World , p . 407 . Page 216 . Glaspell , Road to the Temple , p . 188 .
University of Chicago Library , Department of Special Collections Harriet Monroe
Papers . Papers of Poetry Magazine , 1912 - 36 . Yale Collection of American
Literature , The Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library , Yale University ,
Wat mensen zeggen - Een review schrijven
LibraryThing ReviewGebruikersrecensie - giovannigf - LibraryThing
Exhaustive, rollicking, and fascinating account of the poets, artists, patrons, and bohemians who brought, developed, and promoted modernism in/to America. Highly recommended. Volledige review lezen
Strange bedfellows: the first American avant-gardeGebruikersrecensie - Not Available - Book Verdict
This book chronicles the rise of American modernism through a "group portrait of a small band of cultural renegades'' who comprised avant-garde circles from 1913 to 1917 in New York, Cambridge ... Volledige review lezen
THE SELLING OF BOHEMIA
NEW YORK HOSTS TOUT LE MONDE
9 andere gedeelten niet weergegeven
The Black Stork: Eugenics and the Death of "Defective" Babies in American ...
Martin S. Pernick
Gedeeltelijke weergave - 1996