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Miguel Covarrubias and the Pageant of the Pacific: The Golden Gate International Exposition and the Idea of the Transpacific, 1939–1940

Nancy C. lutkehaus

in Transpacific Studies: Framing an Emerging Field

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839949
eISBN:
9780824868574
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839949.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

In “Miguel Covarrubias and the Pageant of the Pacific: The Golden Gate International Exposition and the Idea of the Transpacific, 1939-1940,” Nancy Lutkehaus examines how “The Pageant of the Pacific” ... More


The Golden Age of Mexican Modern Dance: Miguel Covarrubias and the Academia de la Danza Mexicana

K. Mitchell Snow

in A Revolution in Movement: Dancers, Painters, and the Image of Modern Mexico

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780813066554
eISBN:
9780813058726
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066554.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

To help him shape the dance component of the new Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes (INBA), Carlos Chávez invited the leading exponents of Mexico’s opposing camps of modern dancers to assist him, ... More


William Faulkner’s Illustrious Circles: Double-Dealing Caricatures in Style and Taste

Mary A. Knighton

in Faulkner and Print Culture

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781496812308
eISBN:
9781496812346
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496812308.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This chapter explores the celebrated literary and artistic figures around William Faulkner, arguing that Faulkner found his literary bearings in such circles by participating in print culture ... More


Sketching Out America’s Jazz Age in British Vogue

Natalie Kalich

in Women's Periodicals and Print Culture in Britain, 1918-1939: The Interwar Period

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781474412537
eISBN:
9781474445054
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474412537.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

This chapter investigates the contributions to modernism of Dorothy Todd’s British Vogue (1922-1926) as the magazine traced the evolution of Bloomsbury in England and the Jazz Age in America. While ... More


The Triple Taboo

Gary L. Atkins

in Imagining Gay Paradise: Bali, Bangkok, and Cyber-Singapore

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9789888083237
eISBN:
9789882209305
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888083237.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

By the late 1930s, the aesthetic Bali Walter Spies had helped to construct was under assault from Christian missionaries, conflicts in Dutch government policy, tourists, and a growing Nazi-inspired ... More


A Revolution in Movement: Dancers, Painters, and the Image of Modern Mexico

K. Mitchell Snow

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780813066554
eISBN:
9780813058726
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066554.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

A Revolution in Movement is the first book to illuminate how collaborations between dancers and painters shaped Mexico’s postrevolutionary cultural identity. K. Mitchell Snow traces this relationship ... More


Introduction

K. Mitchell Snow

in A Revolution in Movement: Dancers, Painters, and the Image of Modern Mexico

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780813066554
eISBN:
9780813058726
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066554.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Modernism came to Mexico before its revolution as evinced by its embrace of early modern dancer Loïe Fuller. The revolution spawned social changes that allowed the emerging “new woman” to link ... More


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