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.
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CHICAGO MOLLIE COOK EUNICE TIETJENS MET 1911 MARJORIE JONES DF MET 1911 FLOYD DELL MET 1909 FRANCIS HACKETT DP ARTHUR DAVISON FICKE MET C. 1911 LP MET C. 1912 MET 1913 HARRIET MONROE MET 1909 LT KIRAH MARKHAM LR P MET 1913 VACHEL ...
Editonal offices for the magazine that , according to Floyd Dell , stood for " fun , truth , beauty , realism , freedom , peace , feminism , revolution . " 11. Mother Bertolotti's , 85 West 3d Street ( c 1910 c . 1917 ) .
Sandburg , and such lesser talents as Maxwell Bodenheim , Floyd Dell , Arthur Davison Ficke , Ben Hecht , Eunice Tietjens , and Mark Turbyfill . Although she opened her pages to Pound's poets , Monroe's greatest devotion was reserved ...
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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
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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
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