1920's Culture

Adam Fore

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Terms From The 20's

Flapper-A young women of modern times


Assembly line- improved efficiency in factories


Prohibition- Ban of alcohol


Speakeasies- drinking clubs


Bootlegging- illegal making and selling of alcohol


Fundamentalism- religious movement focusing on the truth of the bible


Scopes Trial- John Scopes arrested for teaching evolution


Charles A. Lindbergh- first man to fly across the Atlantic Ocean


Marcus Garvey- leader of the back to Africa movement


Harlem Renaissance-literary and artistic movement that celebrated African American Culture


Mass media- radios, movies, newspapers and magazines aimed at broad audiences


Evolution- the belief that animals and people developed from lower life forms over millions of years.