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Barney, Natalie Clifford (1876–1972) By Van Houten, Christina

DOI: 10.4324/9781135000356-REM1176-1
Published: 01/10/2016
Retrieved: 03 October 2022, from


Natalie Barney was an expatriate American writer who lived in Paris. In her home at 20 rue Jacob, Barney established a salon that for over sixty years brought together intellectuals and artists. In 1927, in response to the exclusively male French Academy, she formed the Académie des Femmes to organize and promote women writers.

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Van Houten, Christina. "Barney, Natalie Clifford (1876–1972)." The Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism. : Taylor and Francis, 2016. Date Accessed 3 Oct. 2022 doi:10.4324/9781135000356-REM1176-1

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