People demanded a form of expression that was honest, realistic and critical of political and social behaviors.
"The most violent element in society is ignorance"- Emma Goldman, an anarchist known for her political activism, writing, and speeches.
Those earlier Victorian forms no longer seemed adequate in the face of the period's upheavals
Of the works of art presented below, determined whether they were made before, after or during the war.
During the outbreak of the war, women left their lives tied to to domesticity, joining the workforce as men headed out in order to fight abroad.
In the attempt to fill the gap left by the generation of men fighting abroad, more than 1 million women took the chance and joined the workforce between 1914-1918.