Modernism

World War I
Smithsonian Magazine - assassination of Franz Ferdinand by Gavrilo Princip

Bolshevik Revolution
            Lenin
            Stalin

Fascism
           Mussolini
           Hitler

Images from The Triumph of the Will

Art Deco
Retropolis

Visual Arts
Soviet art
Fascist art
Modernism
Primitivism
Picasso
Braque
Cubism
non-objective
Futurism
                Boccioni
                Brancusi
Mondrian
Dada
                Duchamp
Expressionism
                Fauves
                                 Matisse
                Die Brucke
                                Nolde
                Der Blaue Reiter
                                Kandinsky
                                Paul Klee
Surrealism
                (Breton)
                de Chirico, Miro
                Dali
Gropius
Bauhaus
Le Corbusier
Dorothea Lange
Alfred Stieglitz
Georgia O’Keeffe
Edward Hopper
Frank Lloyd Wright               

Literature
William Butler Yates
free verse
Virginia Woolf
James Joyce
     Ulysses
     Ulysses (Bibliomania)
T.S. Elliot
     The Waste Land (Bibliomania)
modern hero
Franz Kafka
Ernest Hemingway

Langston Hughes

Willa Cather
William Faulkner
 

Psychology
Freud

Music, Theater
Stravinsky
Schoenberg
     Listen to samples of Rite of Spring (from Amazon.com)
     Listen to samples of Pierrot Lunaire
chromatism
dissonance
atonal
tone-row
serialism
Brecht
Eisenstein
Isadora Duncan

     Death of Isadora Duncan
Martha Graham
jazz
George Gershwin
Louis Armstrong
improvisation
scat singing
Duke Ellington
be-bop
Charlie Parker