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A Smattering of Helpful Sources and References

Stewart Library has hundreds of books on our issues, topics, artists, and the web is full of useful sites!

  • Adams, Henry. "The Dynamo and the Virgin," The Education of Henry Adams. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1973: 379-390.
  • Apollinaire, Guillaume. Calligrammes. Trans. Anne Hyde Greet, Intro. S. L. Lockerbie. Berkeley, CA: U of Cal P, 1980. – Selected Writings. Trans. and Intro. Roger Shattuck. New York: New Directions, 1971.
  • Baudelaire, Charles, Selected Poems. Trans. and Intro Carol Clark. New York: Penguin, 1995. – The Painter of Modern Life and Other Essays. Trans. and Ed. Jonathan Mayne. London: Phaidon P, 1964. – "The Salon of 1859," Art in Paris: 149-55.
  • Benjamin, Walter, "On Some Motifs in Baudelaire." Illuminations. Ed. and intro Hannah Arendt. Trans. Harry Zohn. New York: Schocken, 1969: 155-200.
  • Burton, Richard D. E. Baudelaire and the Second Republic: Writing and Revolution. Oxford: Clarendon P, 1991.
  • Blake, Jody. Le Tumulte Noir. Modernist Art and Popular Entertainment in Jazz Age Paris, 1900-1930. University Park, PA: The Penn State UP, 1999.
  • Buck-Morss, Susan. The Dialectics of Seeing. Walter Benjamin and the Arcades Project. Cambridge: MIT P, 1991.
  • Chipp, Herschel B. Ed. Theories of Modern Art. A Source Book by Artists and Critics. Berkeley: U of Cal P, 1968.
  • Eysteinsson, Astradur. The Concept of Modernism. Ithaca: Cornell UP, 1990.
  • Everdell, William R. The First Moderns. Profiles in the Origins of 20th-century Thought. Chicago: The U of Chicago P, 1997.
  • Flanner, Janet. Paris Was Yesterday 1925-1939. Ed. Irving Drutman. New York: Vintage 1972.
  • Frisby, David and Mike Featherstone. Eds. Simmel on Culture. London: Sage, 1997.
  • Garafola, Lynn and Nancy Van Norman Baer. The Ballets Russes and Its World. New Haven: Yale UP, 1999.
  • Harrison, Charles, Modernism. Movements in Modern Art. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1997.
  • Heller, Adele & Louise Rudnick, Eds.. 1915, The Cultural Moment. Brunswick: Rutgers UP, 1991.
  • Hughes, Robert. The Shock of the New. New York: Knopf, 1981.
  • Hulten, Pontus. Futurism & Futurisms. New York: Abbeville P, 1986.
  • Jordan, David P. Tranforming Paris. The Life and Labors of Baron Haussmann. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1995.
  • Kern, Stephen. The Culture of Time and Space 1880-1918. Cambridge: Harvard UP, 1983
  • Klüver, Billy and Julie Martin, KiKi’s Paris, Artists and Lovers 1900-1930. New York: Abrams, 1989.
  • Lederman, Minna, Ed. Stravinsky in the Theatre. New York: Da Capo, 1975.
  • Lindforth, Bernth, Ed. Africans on Stage. Studies in Ethnological Show Business. Bloomington: Indiana UP, 1999.
  • Lombardo, Patrizia. "The Modern Metropolis and the Ancient City," in Nash, Home 147-67.
  • Nash, Suzanne, Ed., Home and Its Dislocations in 19th-century France. New York: SUNY P, 1993.
  • Nicholls, Peter. Modernisms. A Literary Guide. Berkeley: U of Cal P, 1995.
  • Parkhurst Ferguson, Priscilla, "The Flâneur: Urbanization and Its Discontents," in Nash, Home 45-61.
  • Schivelbusch. Wolfgang. Disenchanted Night. The Industrialization of Light in the 19th Century. Trans. Angela Davies. Berkeley, CA: The U of Cal P, 1988. – The Railway Journey. The Industrialization of Time and Space in the 19th Century. Foreword Alan Trachtenberg. Berkeley, CA: The U of Cal P, 1986.
  • Shack, William A. Harlem in Montmartre. A Paris Jazz Story between the Great Wars. Berkeley: U of Cal P, 2001.
  • Stendhal, Renate, Ed. Gertrude Stein in Words and Pictures. Chapel Hill: Algonquin, 1994.
  • Tisdall, Caroline and Angelo Bozzola. Futurism. New York: Oxford UP, 1987.
  • Wolin, Richard. Walter Benjamin. An Aesthetic of Redemption. Berkeley, CA: The U of Cal P, 1994.

Videos/DVDs in Stewart Library

Please check WSU's subscription to Kanopy for available movies.

  • Equivogue 1900 (Art Nouveau), Media N 6465 .A7 A78 Video;
  • Art Deco/Art Moderne, Media N 6494. A7 A64 1998
  • The Jazz Age, Media E 784 .J39 1993 Video
  • Modernism, Media NA 680 .M65 1998
  • The Postimpressionists. Seurat. Media ND 553 .S5 S48 1999
  • The Postimpressionists. Cezanne. Media ND 553 .C33 P6 2000
  • Landmarks of Western Art: Impressionism and Post-Impressionism (6), Media N 5300 .L355 1999
  • Paris Dances Diaghilev, Media GV 1790. A1P3 1992
  • Nijinsky, PN 1997, N54P3
  • Picasso, Portrait of an Artist, Media N 6853 .P52 1986
  • 13 Days in the Life of Picasso, Media ND 553.P5 T45 2000
  • Pablo Picasso's Guernica, Media ND 553. P5 .A67 1998
  • 20th-Century Artistic Revolutions, Media NX 456 .T85 1986
  • Paris Was A Woman, DC 752.R52P3 1996
  • Queen Victoria's Empire, Media DA 550 .Q43 2001
  • William Morris, "Topsy," Media NK 1535. M67 T66 2000
  • Ballet Russes, GV1786.B3 B35 2005,  (spoof: Rebels on Pointe, 2017)
  • Paris The Luminous Years, N6850 .P37 2010

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