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Author English, Darby, 1974-

Title How to see a work of art in total darkness / Darby English.

Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [2007]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank  704.0396073 Eng    DUE 06-07-17
 UniM Bail  704.0396073 ENGL    AVAILABLE
Physical description xii, 356 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some colour) ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-344) and index.
Contents Introduction : how to see a work of art in total darkness -- 1. Beyond black representational space -- 2. A new context for reconstruction : some crises of landscape in Kara Walker's silhouette installations -- 3. Fantasias of the museum -- 4. Painting problems -- 5. The aesthetics of dispossession : William Pope.L's performance interventions.
Subject African American art -- 20th century.
ISBN 0262050838 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780262050838 (hardcover : alk. paper)