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Free as Gods
How the Jazz Age Reinvented Modernism
Charles A. Riley, II

University Press of New England



Contents

Preface
• Introduction
• FREEDOM: ANYTHING GOES
• Enter the Ballets Russes
• One of Those Fabulous Flights: Cole Porter
• Stairway to Paradise: George Gershwin
• Inevitable Paris Beckoned: John Dos Passos and e. e. cummings
• Dancing on Dynamite: Nancy Cunard
• From Flappers to Philosophers: F. Scott Fitzgerald
• New Amazements: Hart Crane
• Weary Bluesman: Langston Hughes
• Making It in the Paris Art World
• ORDER: BLESSED RAGE
• Existential Octaves: Ernest Ansermet
• Geometry and Gods, Side by Side: Le Corbusier
• Connoisseur of Contrasts: Fernand Léger
• Transfigurations of the Commonplace: Gerald Murphy
• Prophet of Disorder: Oswald Spengler
• TRUTH: THE TRUEST SENTENCE
• The Truth in Painting: Pablo Picasso
• Words in a Strange Language: Archibald MacLeish
• The Malady of Language: Eugene Jolas
• The Real Thing: Ernest Hemingway
• Notes
• Bibliography
• Index

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