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Art & Context 101

This guide includes information about the fine art prints on the 9th floor of Wells Library at Indiana University Bloomington. Use the resources on each page to uncover how art reflects the society in which it was created.

Question: What does this Jamaican poet have in common with this German artist?

The materials from IU Libraries can help us answer questions like these.  Use the links on this page to learn more about Claude McKay's and Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven's dadaist interests.

Books from IUCAT