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Articles with keyword "New York"

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A Perfect Fit

How the New York garment industry helped shape American society.

James Agee portrait, standing in a window.

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Let Us Now Praise James Agee

The journalist who pioneered serious film criticism showed a cinematic touch in all of his writing.

Five Points intersection painted by George Catlin in 1827

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Impertinent Questions with Carla L. Peterson

On Manhattan's nineteenth-century African-American community

Helen Clay Frick standing, wearing black trench coat, in Belgium.

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All the Art

The records division at the Frick continues working toward the great goal of its founder.

Book jacket for "Apocryphal Lorca: Translation, Parody, Kitsch"

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Lorca, American Style

In spite of generations of poets and translators' efforts to categorize Federico García Lorca, his talent remains untamed.

Parlor at Mount Vernon Hotel

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When Rural Ruled Uptown

Manhattan harbors hotel gem from the 1820s.

Sara Ogger

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In Focus: New York's Sara Ogger

New York's Sara Ogger looks out her window and beyond the city.

Image of Thorton Wilder, January, 28, 1962

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The Utterly Civilized Wilder

Despite global popularity, the enduring works of Thornton Wilder hold up to critical scrutiny.

The Death of James Lee Byars, 1982/1994

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Outside the Frame

How Asia changed the course of American art.