All posts tagged "1920s"
Notes From Italy: Looking Back at MussoliniJune 12, 2022
Mussolini was not the only dictator of his time. In his Europe, in a time of...
Art Review: Avant-Garde Art in Everyday Life, Art Institute of ChicagoJuly 8, 2021
Stasis, whether in art, life, economics or political culture, was distasteful and to be done away...
Book Review: Doctor Zhivago by Boris PasternakAugust 18, 2020
Pasternak ranges the individualism of Zhivago against the heartless society that is being erected by the...
Art Review: Chaos and Classicism: Art in France, Italy and Germany, 1918-1936August 16, 2020
Chaos and Classicism tells the story of good intentions that went terribly wrong. After the carnage...
Nancy Love and the WASP Ferry Pilots of World War II by Sarah Byrn RickmanMay 15, 2020
They were also a PR dream. Initially working for her future husband, Robert Love, the young...