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Published: 04 February 2020

320 Pages | 24 Illustrations


ISBN: 9780198845195

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Machines for Living

Modernism and Domestic Life

Victoria Rosner

  • An engaging volume on the relationship between modernism and the modernization of the early twentieth-century home
  • Brings together primary sources from many different fields of modernist cultural production including literature, architecture, design, science, and technology
  • Includes previously undiscussed architectural works by Virginia Woolf and offers a radical new reading of her work
  • Places women and women's ambitions in the early twentieth century at the center of modernism's emergence
  • Written to engage experts but accessible to the general reader