In and out of view : art and the dynamics of circulation, suppression, and censorship

In and out of view : art and the dynamics of circulation, suppression, and censorship - 1 online resource (xviii, 350 pages) : illustrations (some color)

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Deadly serious -- The sexual (in)sight -- Under deliberation : artful activism -- Framed : institutional and governmental constraints -- Contested objects : (re)presenting cultural heritage -- Matters of race.

"In and Out of View represents a significant contribution to the literature on censorship. The twenty-two components of this anthology, which include essays, interviews, and statements by over forty contributors from diverse backgrounds and practices, focus on art production and reception from the mid-twentieth century to the present in the Americas, Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East. At issue are not only governmental restrictions but also discursive effects, such as erasure and distortion resulting from institutional policies, interpretive methods, and canonical processes. Crucial considerations concerning death, violence, authoritarianism, colonialism, labor, global capitalism, immigration, race, religion, sexuality, social justice, activism, disability, campus speech, and cultural destruction are highlighted. The volume, which models an expansion in how censorship is discursively framed, invites consideration of the shifting contexts, values, and needs through which artwork moves in and out of view"--

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Art--Censorship.
Art--Political aspects.
Art--Censure.
Art--Aspect politique.


Electronic books.

N8740 / .I5 2022

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