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Title Art as a political witness / Kia Lindroos, Frank Möller (eds.).

Publication Info. Opladen : Barbara Budrich Publishers, 2017.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe JSTOR Open Ebooks  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (239 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Cover; Art as a Political Witness; List of Contents; List of Figures; List of Plates; Contributors; Preface; Plate section; 1. Witnessing in Contemporary Art and Politics; 2. Image Control in the Age of Terror; 3. The Body Remembers: Dance, Discourses of Citizenship, Phenomenology and Memory; 4. Chris Marker as Cinematic Witness; 5. Embodied Witnessing: Indigenous Performance Art as Political Dissent; 6. Art as Remembrance and Trace in Post-Conflict Latin America; 7. Achrafiyeh Invaded -- The Politics of Fear in a Visual Representation of Lebanese Factionalism.
8. Witnessing Language: Charles Bernstein and 9/119. Bearing Witness and Playing in Ruins: On the Onto-Poetics of Abandoned Places; 10. Children Witnessing War: Emotions Embodied in the Theatre Play Wij/Zij; 11. The Violence of Witnessing.
Summary "The book explores the concept of artistic witnessing as political activity. In which ways may art and artists bear witness to political events? The Contributors engage with dance, film, photography, performance, poetry and theatre and explore artistic witnessing as political activity in a wide variety of case studies."--Publisher description
Note Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on April 03, 2018).
Subject Arts -- Political aspects.
Politics in art.
Art and society.
Politique dans l'art.
Art et société.
ART -- Performance.
ART -- Reference.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Process -- General.
Art and society. (OCoLC)fst00815432
Arts -- Political aspects. (OCoLC)fst00817791
Politics in art. (OCoLC)fst01896083
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Lindroos, Kia, editor.
Möller, Frank, 1963- editor.
Other Form: Print version: 9783847409731
Print version: (GyWOH)har165020226
Print version: Art as a political witness. Opladen : Barbara Budrich Publishers, 2017 9783847405801 3847405802 (OCoLC)973875208
ISBN 9783847409731 (electronic book)
3847409735 (electronic book)
Standard No. 9783847405801
AU@ 000061476866
AU@ 000071980928

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