Beyond Recognition: Representation, Power, and Culture

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University of California Press, 1994 - Art - 386 pages
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Perhaps more than any other recent writer, Craig Owens explored the relations among the discourses of contemporary art, sexuality, and power. His familiarity with the New York art world and its practitioners in the 1970's and 1980's makes his writing an unparalleled guide to one of the most riveting periods of contemporary culture.
 

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As an editor for Art in America , a contributor to such scholarly publications as Skyline and October , and a professor of art history at Yale and Barnard, Owens was a theorist and critic of ... Read full review

Contents

TOWARD A THEORY OF POSTMODERNISM
1
The Death of the Author?
122
SEXUALITYPOWER
141
CULTURES
237
PEDAGOGY
327
Bibliography
367
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