TITLE

Gutted

AUTHOR(S)
Berman, Paul
PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
New Republic;9/17/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 12, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the architecture of the Manhattan borough in New York City. Reference to the beginning of the borough's architectural deterioration in 1910; Discussion of the theory of writer Edmund Wilson that the Manhattan's architecture expired in the 1920s; Influence of bohemianism of the 1960s on the borough's art; Author's opinion that Manhattan's real cultural death occurred when a new style of downtown housing came into fashion.
ACCESSION #
5133191

 

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