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Group tag: 20th century


The Chapel of the Abyss

422 members

Blessèd be thine hands, for they are unclean! At every joint lie secret sins unseen, Their white nails beneath the lamp Evoke hosts stolen beneath the white shadow of the lamp, And upon thy finger,…

French literature, 19th & 20th century (Dormant)

71 members

Romanticism, realism, naturalism, symbolism, existentialism....and everything the -isms can't capture.

Dada & Surrealism (Dormant)

46 members

Poetry and literature from these two great 20th century movements

Modernist elusions: madeleines for Sweeney (Dormant)

35 members

Modernism, Imagism, Symbolism, Bolshevism, Realism, Futurism, Surrealism, Objectivism and a host of other "movements" in the arts and literature defined the first half of the twentieth century as a…

20th Century British Realism (Dormant)

16 members

This is a group for what some have called the "Angry Young Men", as well as like-minded women, and the precursors and followers of same. Authors I have in mind are the 50s kitchen-sink realists like…

Harlem Renaissance (Dormant)

24 members

This is a group for those who are interested in the literary and cultural movment known as the Harlem Renaissance, circa 1920-30; in particular writers, artists, thinkers, and musicians from the HR;…

Blitz Books: the WWII British Home Front, 1938 to 1945 (Dormant)

11 members

Books and depicting the British Home Front, 1938 to 1945, as it relates to women's and families' roles.

The Great War (Dormant)

8 members

A group for anyone interested in discussing the various aspect of World War I, including how it was fought, the politics before, during, and after the war, as well as the geopolitical and social…

All Hail King Edward VII! (Dormant)

3 members

A group for people who love Downton Abbey and All things Edwardian, including Titanic, which may have its own group someday. This lovely time period is known for bringing about such lovely pieces of…


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