…A Bestiary Portrait of the Artist in the House of Fame
3. Traveling: The Cuckoo and the Carnivalesque in the Parliament of Fowls
4. The Squire’s Tale: Romancing Animal Magic
…This seminal text provides readers with a fascinating assessment of the career of this revolutionary artist.
…This artist was a master draftsman whose finely wrought canvases captured the imagination of his generation. In this fascinating book, Liana De Girolami Cheney takes a closer look at the critical history of Arcimboldo’s work, from his initial popularity and the tragic…
… Today, recording artists are positioned as 'artist-brands' and popular music as a product to be licensed by consumer and media brands. Leslie M. Meier examines key consequences of shifting business models, marketing strategies,…
…The claim to African Otherness is gaining new strength in the wake of globalisation, but it is also increasingly challenged by a number of contemporary artists. This book deals with the question of relevance and meaning of the signifier in various fields of contemporary…
…Constructing Place: When Artists and Archaeologists Meet
…The Contributions of Hip-Hop Artists to Non-Formal Intercultural Education in Bolivia
Víctor E. Llanque Zonta, Verónica S. Tejerina Vargas
6. Indigenous Urban Families and the Oportunidades Program in Mexico
…These timeless concepts have been applied by several artists through the centuries. Paintings from every period have here been chosen to support this demonstration. They allow us to explore the various manners in which beauty can be expressed in painting.
This critical engagement with Doreen Massey’s ground-breaking work in geographic theory and its relationship to politics features specially commissioned essays from former students and colleagues, as well as the artists, political figures and activists whose thinking she has helped to…
…He treats artists, intellectuals, critics, and social scientists 'as if they were all members of a loosely constituted and quarrelsome political party' - a party which includes such members as Cindy Sherman, Salman Rushdie, Jacques Derrida, Walter Abish, and Richard…