The History of British Women's Writing, 1970-Present: Volume

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Central elements of "Beat" culture included experimentation with drugs, alternative forms of sexuality, an interest in Eastern religion, a rejection of materialism, and the idealizing of exuberant, unexpurgated means of expression and being. Francis Picabia ( 1879 – 1953 ), was responsible for bringing Modern Art to New York City. Revolutionaries pointed at the atrocities of governments as proof that their ideology was necessary to bring about change and end the government's abuses.

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