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In Sight: Visual Culture

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The series represents the most exciting new thinking in the interdisciplinary field of visual culture. Dealing with how visual culture relates to questions of ethnicity, gender and sexuality, and to examinations of particular geographies and historical periods, the series creates a body of work which examines to what extent culture can be seen as specifically visual.

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The Feminism and Visual Culture Reader

The Feminism and Visual Culture Reader

2nd Edition

Edited By Amelia Jones
January 12, 2010

Feminism is one of the most important perspectives from which visual culture has been theorized and historicized over the past forty years. Challenging the notion of feminism as a unified discourse, this second edition of The Feminism and Visual Culture Reader assembles a wide array of writings ...

The Object Reader

The Object Reader

1st Edition

Edited By Fiona Candlin, Raiford Guins
April 06, 2009

This unique collection frames the classic debates on objects and aims to generate new ones by reshaping the ways in which the object can be taught and studied, from a wide variety of disciplines and fields. The Object Reader elucidates objects in many of their diverse roles, dynamics and capacities...

The Nineteenth-Century Visual Culture Reader

The Nineteenth-Century Visual Culture Reader

1st Edition

Edited By Vanessa R. Schwartz, Jeannene M. Przyblyski
August 24, 2004

This Reader brings together, for the first time, key writings about the nineteenth century, a key period in contemporary discussion of visual culture. Exploring such topics as photographs, exhibitions and advertising the editors suggest that 'modernity' rather than 'modernism' is a valuable ...

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