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Title Censoring culture : contemporary threats to free expression / edited by Robert Atkins and Svetlana Mintcheva.

Imprint New York : New Press, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  700.103 C332c 2006    ---  Available
Description xxiv, 353 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note "Published in conjunction with the National Coalition Against Censorship."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction: Censorship in camouflage / Svetlana Mintcheva and Robert Atkins -- Money talks: the economic foundations of censorship / Robert Atkins -- Private philanthropy and the arts: does anybody want an artist in the house? / Ruby Lerner -- Private censorship, corporate power / Lawrence Soley -- American music challenges the copyright tradition / Siva Vaidhyanathan -- Revisiting free exchange: the art world after the culture wars / Hans Haacke in conversation with Robert Atkins and Svetlana Mintcheva -- On edge: alternative spaces today / Robert Atkins -- Market censorship / Andre Schiffrin -- Unfair trade practices in bookselling / Wallace Kuralt -- Military-industrial complex is dead! Long live the military-media-industrial complex! / Dee Dee Halleck -- High wire[d] act: balancing the political and technological / Robert Atkins -- Creativity in real space / Lawrence Lessig -- Hacking culture / Douglas Thomas -- How the IP guerrillas won: (R)TMark, Adbusters, Negativland, and the "bullying back" of creative freedom and social commentary / Giselle Fahimian -- Metaphysics of networks / Alexander Galloway and Eugene Thacker -- Power, politics, new technology, and memory in the age of the internet / Antoni Muntadas in conversation with Svetlana Mintcheva -- Protection or politics? the use and abuse of children / Svetlana Mintcheva -- Media effects / Marjorie Heins.
Taboos, trust and titillation: teens talk about censorship / a roundtable discussion with high school and college students moderated by Stephanie Elizondo Griest and Svetlana Mintcheva -- Violent video game players mysteriously avoid killing selves, others / Seth Killian -- Censorship: the sexual media and the ambivalence of knowing / Judith Levine -- "Not a pretty picture": four photographers tell their personal stories about child "pornography" and censorship / Marian Rubin ... [et al.] -- Invasion of the kiddyfiddlers / Mick Wilson -- When words and images cause pain: the price of free speech / Svetlana Mintcheva -- Pitfalls in fighting "nigger": perils of deception, censoriousness, and excessive anger / Randall Kennedy -- Past is prologue, but is parody and pastiche progress? / Michael Harris and Lowery Stokes Sims in conversation with Karen C.C. Dalton -- Beyond good and evil / Norman Kleeblatt and Joanna Lindenbaum in conversation with Robert Atkins and Svetlana Mintcheva, regarding the exhibition Mirroring evil: Nazi imagery/recent art -- My memorial to Patrick Tillman / John Leanos -- New meaning of bias / Diane Ravitch -- Censor within / Svetlana Mintcheva -- To discern, to discriminate, and to decide: censorship and institutions / Tom Finkelpearl and Thomas Sokolowski in conversation with Svetlana Mintcheva and Robert Atkins -- Taking offense / J.M. Coetzee -- Ubiquitous censor: artists and writers on self-censorship / Leeza Ahmadi ... [et al.] -- Psychoanalyst's perspective on artists and censorship / Janice Lieberman.
Subject Freedom and art.
Arts and society.
Freedom of expression.
Mass media -- Censorship.
Politics and culture.
Added Author Atkins, Robert.
Mintcheva, Svetlana.
National Coalition against Censorship (U.S.)
ISBN 1595580506 (pbk.)
9781595580504 (pbk.)
1595580972 (hbk.)
9781595580979 (hbk.)
Standard No. 9781595580979
YDXCP 2270545
YDXCP 2270547

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