To The City
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To The City : Urban Photographs of the New Deal

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New Deal photographs reveal the inexorable "pull of the city"


even as they lament the demise of rural America
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Product details

  • Paperback | 144 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 12.7mm | 235.87g
  • Philadelphia PA, United States
  • English
  • 1592139981
  • 9781592139989
  • 2,240,632

Table of contents

List of Illustrations
Acknowledgments
Introduction
1. Intersection
Photo Gallery
2. Traffic
Photo Gallery
3. High Life and Low Life
Photo Gallery
4. The City in the Country
Photo Gallery
5. Citizens
Photo Gallery
Notes
Index
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"Nicely-presented, thoughtfully-written, well-argued, and sufficiently-documented, this easy-to-read, engaging book, consisting mostly of photographs...will be of significant interest to general readers, students, scholars, and others."
- Art Book Review
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About Julia L. Foulkes

Julia L. Foulkes is an Associate Professor of History at The New School and the author of Modern Bodies: Dance and American Modernism from Martha Graham to Alvin Ailey. She has served as an advisor for the PBS documentary Free to Dance, and was a Scholar-in-Residence at the Rockefeller Archive Center as well as a Fulbright Senior Scholar at Potsdam University in Germany.
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