Stage Designers in Early Twentieth-Century America

Artists, Activists, Cultural Critics

  • Authors
  • Christin¬†Essin

Part of the Palgrave Studies in Theatre and Performance History book series (PSTPH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Christin Essin
    Pages 1-15
  3. Christin Essin
    Pages 17-49
  4. Christin Essin
    Pages 51-91
  5. Christin Essin
    Pages 93-130
  6. Christin Essin
    Pages 131-165
  7. Christin Essin
    Pages 167-200
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 201-264

About this book


By casting designers as authors, cultural critics, activists, entrepreneurs, and global cartographers, Essin tells a story about scenic images on the page, stage, and beyond that helped American audiences see the everyday landscapes and exotic destinations from a modern perspective.


America cultural history design history history of literature landscape landscapes nation stage

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