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Articles with keyword "twentieth century"

illustration f Marianne Moore

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Moore or Less

Did the persona distract from the poetry?

Gene Feher’s cap.

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Speaking About Vietnam

Maryland high school students interview local Vietnam War veterans.

Jean Seberg

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The Secret Lives of Jean Seberg

A small-town girl from Iowa became the "it" girl of the French New Wave.

Williamsburg today.

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My Own Private Williamsburg

A writer goes in search of W.A.R. Goodwin.

Million dollar quartet

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The Birth of Rock ‘n’ Roll Is Found at Sam Phillips’s Sun Records

Anyone could walk in and record their song at small studio in Memphis.

A young James Laughlin and Ezra Pound

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The Man Who Made American Modernism and Modernism American

James Laughlin, champion of literature

Balanchine rehearses with Suzanne Farrell.

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George Balanchine and the United States: An Artist in Love with His Adopted Country

George Balanchine adored the United States, especially all those dancers from Texas or wherever

Dancers at the Spotted Cat

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What It Means That We Are Lindy Hopping Again

Yes, the younger generation loves that old time jazz, but why?

Aldous Huxley

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The Talented Mr. Huxley

The author of Brave New World was the master of the dystopic novel.