In the performing arts, a period piece is a work set in a particular era. This informal term covers all countries, all periods and all A genre is any of the traditional divisions of art forms from a single field of activity into various kinds according to criteria particular to that form. ...genres. It may be as long and general as the The Middle Ages formed the middle period in a traditional schematic division of European history into three ages: the classical civilization of Antiquity, the Middle Ages, and modern times, beginning with the Renaissance. ...medieval era or as limited as one decade, the Centuries: 19th century _ 20th century _ 21st century Decades: 1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s _ 1920s _ 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s Years: 1920 1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929 Referred to as the Roaring 20s. ...Roaring Twenties, for example.
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