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Jane Heap

 (1883 - 1964)
Jane Heap was active/lived in New York, Illinois, Kansas / England, France.  Jane Heap is known for painting, drawing, tapestry and mural design, teaching.

Biography   Jane Heap


Jane Heap (1883 - 1964) was an American publisher and a significant figure in the development and promotion of literary modernism. Together with Margaret Anderson, her friend and business partner (who for some years was also her lover), she edited the celebrated literary magazine The Little Review, which published an extraordinary collection of modern American, English and Irish writers between 1914 and 1929. Heap herself has been called "one of the most neglected contributors to the transmission of modernism between America and Europe during the early twentieth century."

Heap was born in Topeka, Kansas, where her father was the warden of the local mental asylum. After completing her high school education, she moved to Chicag   ...  Displaying 750 of 8339 characters.

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