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Midnight - The Tempest Essays: Pre-Occupations 2

Midnight - The Tempest Essays: Pre-Occupations 2

Author: Professor Molly Nesbit
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Midnight: The Tempest Essays, the second book in Molly Nesbit's Pre-Occupations series, returns the question of pragmatism to the everyday critical practice of the art historian working in the late 20th century. These essays take their cues from the work of specific artists and writers, beginning in the late 1960s, a time when critical commentary found itself in a political and philosophical crisis.Illustrated case studies on Eugene Atget, Marcel Duchamp, Jean-Luc Godard, Cindy Sherman, Louise Lawler, Rachel Whiteread, Gabriel Orozco, Rirkrit Tiravanija, Lawrence Weiner, Nancy Spero, Rem Koolhaas, Martha Rosler, Gerhard Richter, Matthew Barney and Richard Serra, among others, continue the legacy of a pragmatism that has endured while debates over postmodernism and French philosophy raged.

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General Fields

  • : 9781941753149
  • : Inventory Press
  • : Inventory Press
  • : March 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Professor Molly Nesbit
  • : Hardback