Berman, Paul
September 2001
New Republic;9/17/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 12, p14
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.


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