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1KadayaprathAmerican Literatures IIProf. Diviya15thDecember 2019Sreehari K1833108The Jazz AgeIn spite of social and economic upheaval, the 1900's prospered as a whole. The 1920's hadbeen marked by means of technological, historical, literary, and political, phenomena. Societywas experiencing a new manner of existence, characterized with the aid of new era thatenabled Americans to kick back and experience all lifestyles had to offer. During the 1920's,the United States started out off on a joyride in an "era of superb nonsense" (World BookEncyclopaedia p.114). Americans felt light-hearted and positive after WWI. New advances inera have been invented like the "Model T" and canned foods. People spent extra money ontour and vacation resorts. They introduced a new generation with jazz bands and a craze forsports and dances. The technology of the Roaring Twenties, which become the durationbetween World War I and the Wall Street crash of 1929 held many societal adjustments.Many of these changes have been substantially influenced with the aid of jazz song. Duringthis time, the country changed into coming out of World War I and the attitude of most peoplebecame darkish and dismal. Dance and track golf equipment became extraordinarily popularfor you to enhance the nice of life for many humans. After experiencing the dying anddestruction because of World War I, young ladies and men were prepared for a change. Theywanted to forget about misery of wartime and instead, recognition on enjoying themselves aslots as possible. The age takes its name from jazz , which saw a terrific influx in popularity
2Kadayaprathamong many elements of society. Among the prominent worries and trends of the length arethe general public embody of technological developments such as cars, air journey and thetelephone- in addition to new trends in social behaviour, the arts, and culture. essentialtendencies protected art design, style and architecture. A lot of ladies within the 1920’s havebeen regarded as “Flappers” . This cited a new style of young girls who wore short skirts,bobbed their hair , listened to the brand new jazz song , and flaunted their vanity whichturned into taken into consideration applicable behaviour then. Flappers have been seen asimpetuous for wearing excessive makeup, treating intercourse in an informal manner,

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