Abject visions: Powers of horror in art and visual culture

2.50
Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/2436/620250
Title:
Abject visions: Powers of horror in art and visual culture
Authors:
Arya, Rina ( 0000-0002-7027-2402 ) ; Chare, Nicholas
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
Issue Date:
May-2016
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/2436/620250
Additional Links:
http://www.manchesteruniversitypress.co.uk/9780719096280/
Type:
Book
Language:
en
Description:
This major new volume brings together leading international scholars to debate the continuing importance and relevance of the concept of abjection for the interpretation of modern and contemporary culture. This genuinely interdisciplinary collection includes important new essays that draw on the work of Georges Bataille, Judith Butler, Julia Kristeva and other key critical thinkers to provide innovative readings of works of art, film, theatre and literature. The clear and accessible essays in this volume extend the existing literature on abjection in exciting new ways to demonstrate the enduring richness of the concept.
ISBN:
978-0-7190-9628-0
Appears in Collections:
FOA

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorArya, Rinaen
dc.contributor.authorChare, Nicholasen
dc.date.accessioned2016-11-02T14:42:42Z-
dc.date.available2016-11-02T14:42:42Z-
dc.date.issued2016-05-
dc.identifier.isbn978-0-7190-9628-0-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2436/620250-
dc.descriptionThis major new volume brings together leading international scholars to debate the continuing importance and relevance of the concept of abjection for the interpretation of modern and contemporary culture. This genuinely interdisciplinary collection includes important new essays that draw on the work of Georges Bataille, Judith Butler, Julia Kristeva and other key critical thinkers to provide innovative readings of works of art, film, theatre and literature. The clear and accessible essays in this volume extend the existing literature on abjection in exciting new ways to demonstrate the enduring richness of the concept.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherManchester University Pressen
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.manchesteruniversitypress.co.uk/9780719096280/en
dc.subjectAbjectionen
dc.subjectthe Visual Artsen
dc.titleAbject visions: Powers of horror in art and visual cultureen
dc.typeBooken
All Items in WIRE are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.