Summary: McCullough mixes famous and obscure names and delivers capsule biographies of everyone to produce a colorful parade of educated, Victorian-era American travelers and their life-changing experiences in Paris.
Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2011
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Adult, Call number: 920 MCC
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 MCC
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Adult, Call number: 920.00 McCullough 2011
Copies Available at Fife Lake1 available in Adult, Call number: 920.0092 MCC
Summary: Relates the story of the American artists, writers, and doctors who traveled to Paris in the nineteenth century, fell in love with the city and its people, and changed America through what they learned there.
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: 2015
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 920.0092 MCC
Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: DVD 709 WOR
Summary: 1957. The Latin Quarter, Paris. A cheap no-name hotel became a haven for a new breed of artists fleeing the conformity and censorship of America. The hotel soon turned into an epicenter of Beat writing that produced some of the most important works of the Beat generation. It came to be known as the Beat Hotel. Alan Govenar's feature documentary The Beat Hotel explores this amazing place and time.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: First Run Features 2012