Degenerate art: the fate of the avant-garde in Nazi Germany

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Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Apr 15, 1991 - Art - 423 pages
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Looks at the reconstructed exhibit of degenerate art censored by the Nazis in 1937

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User Review  - Kate - Goodreads

Full disclosure: due to the massive trim size of this book and my limited time with it due to library holds, I didn't read every single word. I'd love to take another look someday. Read full review

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Although it's now out of print, I found that it's still available in many libraries throughout the nation. It is an exhaustive text, covering not only the history of art from the era, but music, film ... Read full review

Contents

Foreword
6
Modern Art and Politics in Prewar Germany Stepbanie Barron
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Beauty without SensualityThe Exhibition Entartete Kunst George L Mosse
25
Copyright

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About the author (1991)

Stephanie Barron is Senior Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art and Vice President of Education and Public Programs at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Sheri Bernstein is Exhibition Associate. Ilene Susan Fort is Curator of American Art. Howard N. Fox is Curator of Contemporary Art. Michael Dear is Director of the University of Southern California's Southern California Studies Center and author most recently of "The Postmodern Urban Condition "(2000). Richard Rodriguez is author of "Days of Obligation" (1992) and "Hunger of Memory" (1982), and is a frequent contributor to "Harper's, ""The New York Times, "and "The News Hour" on PBS.

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