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... American Modernism covered a wide variety of topics including race relations, gender roles, and sexuality ... Celebrated Modernists include Ezra Pound, William Carlos Williams, F ... sometimes regarded as a pioneer of the modernist era in America ...
... According to Davidson, the beginning of American modernist painting can be dated to the 1910s. 1913 Armory Show in New York City displayed the contemporary work of European artists, as well as Americans ... Fauvist and Cubist paintings startled many American viewers who were accustomed to more conventional art ...
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