Reminiscences of Percival and Naomi Goodman, 1989

 

Name
Goodman, Percival (Interviewee)
Lee, Jonathan (Interviewer)
Goodman, Naomi (Interviewee)
Title
Reminiscences of Percival and Naomi Goodman, 1989
Abstract
Education; choice of architecture as career; first employment; teaching experience; ideas for 1939 World's Fair; political leanings; relationship with brother Paul Goodman; professional influences; designs for synagogues; plan for New York Holocaust memorial; observations of New York Jewish community; observations on writings of brother Paul; observations on homosexuality of brother Paul. The audio contains an additional segment featuring just Naomi Goodman, which was not transcribed. It is mostly additional analysis of the life and work of Paul Goodman
Collection Name
Individual interviews oral history collection
Subjects
Architects; Architecture; Architecture--Study and teaching; American literature--20th century; Male homosexuality; Synagogue architecture; Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in art; Jews--United States; Goodman, Percival; Goodman, Naomi; Goodman, Paul; New York World's Fair New York, N.Y.) (1939-1940
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1989
Note (Biographical)
Architect
Note
Interviewed by Jonathan Lee
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
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Catalog Record
15863608
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d0et-bm66
Related URLs
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