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Author/Artist Stansell, Christine.
Title American moderns : bohemian New York and the creation of a new century / Christine Stansell.
Edition 1st ed.
Publisher/Date New York : Metropolitan Books, 2000.
Description viii, 420 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Book Stacks  103 St26    AVAILABLE
 MoMA Offsite Stacks  F128.5 .S79 2000    AVAILABLE
Table of Contents
 Prologue 
1Bohemian Beginnings in the 1890s11
2Journeys to Bohemia40
3Intellectuals, Conversational Politics, and Free Speech73
4Emma Goldman and the Modern Public120
5Art and Life: Modernity and Literary Sensibilities147
6Writer Friends: Literary Friendships and the Romance of Partisanship178
7Sexual Modernism225
8Talking about Sex273
9Loving America with Open Eyes311
 Notes339
 Acknowledgments405
 Index407
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [339]-403) and index.
Contents Bohemian beginnings in the 1890s -- Journeys to Bohemia -- Intellectuals, conversational politics, and free speech -- Emma Goldman and the modern public -- Art and life: modernity and literary sensibilities -- Writer friends: literary friendships and the romance of partisanship -- Sexual modernism -- Talking about sex -- Loving America with open eyes.
LC subject Bohemianism -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 1898-1951.
New York (N.Y.) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Greenwich Village (New York, N.Y.) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
Greenwich Village (New York, N.Y.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
ISBN 0805048472 (alk. paper)
WorldCat no. 42597682

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