4 saints in 3 acts : a snapshot of the American avant-garde in the 1930s /

Explores Virgil Thomason's 1934 opera Four Saints in Three Acts, focusing on the hitherto neglected significance of photography in documenting the opera and its all-African American cast, and examining the roles of fashion, dance, literature, and music in the opera's popular success; inclu...

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Other Authors: Allmer, Patricia, (Editor)
Sears, John, 1965-
(Editor)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Manchester : Manchester University Press ; London : In collaboration with The Photographers' Gallery, 2017.
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School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Location: 6th fl Sharp: Books, Main Stacks

Call Number: TR646.G7 F68 2017
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