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Whereas many of the Lewisohns’ female collaborators, like Agnes Morgan and Helen Arthur, are clear examples of the New Woman, the 41 melanie blood Lewisohns’ class status and the prominence of their family led them to different work and life choices. In her memoir, Alice tantalizes with such confessions as “our personal values did not conform with the traditional world of family or of producing a family,”9 but she fails to provide details, personal or contextual. Excellent examples of the New Woman, Helen Arthur and Agnes Morgan were both from middle-class families, college educated in fields traditionally dominated by men, respectively of law and theater, and found it difficult to break into those professions.
51. Sheldon Cheney, “At Last America Subsidizes the Theatre,” New York Times, March 20, 1927. 52. Collins, Otto Kahn, 3, 167–73, 177; “Bad Debts Written off the Books, 1926–1931,” Kahn Papers; and Wells Root, “What’s Doing in New York The36 modern cosmopolitan aters,” Los Angeles Times, May 23, 1926. In 1926, Kahn also wrote off a $4,500 advance to singer Grace Moore, with whom he was involved romantically. 53. Sheldon Cheney, “At Last America Subsidizes the Theatre,” New York Times, March 20, 1927.
35. , Arts in the World Economy, 68–69. 15 introduction 36. shtml (accessed February 20, 2005). 37. Holly Hall, Leah Kerkman, and Cassie J. com (accessed October 28, 2005). 38. Quoted in David B. Pankratz and Valerie B. , The Future of the Arts: Public Policy and Arts Research (New York: Praeger, 1990), 252–53. 39. Ben Cameron, “Post-Election Realities—Issues in Theatre Organizations: Funding, Community, and Strategy for Renewal” (speech, National Theatre Conference, New York City, December 3, 2004).
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