Ultimately, its primary effectiveness may have been as a bitter commentary on the evolution of the New York art world, its grungy Chinatown location harking
back to an earlier incarnation of SoHo, home to Earth Room.
back to experience he gained years ago when he helped lease 55 Water Street, just after the 3.
back to centuries-old yuletides were performances by attorney Leah Van Arsdale and her husband, Geoffrey Levitt.
Fumaroli sees Pierre Corneille, at least up to his Oedipe in 1661, as harking
back to a more aristocratic, and therefore less ordered state, allowing more freedom to its intellectuals and writers.
At one point they "time-traveled" among three homes: one 1920s-style; another recalling 1880; and a third harking
back to the 18th century.