Manny Farber: about face

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Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, 2003 - Art - 163 pages
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Recognized nationally for his witty and stubbornly opinionated writing as film critic for the New Republicand The Nationin the 1940s and 50s, Manny Farber is also much admired for his second career as a painter and teacher. About Faceshows the intersection of these two important aspects of Farber's life.

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About the author (2003)

Farber is a film critic and painter.

Jonathan Crary is Meyer Schapiro Professor of Modern Art and Theory at Columbia University. A founding editor of Zone Books, he is the author of "Techniques of the Observer" (MIT Press, 1990) and coeditor of "Incorporations" (Zone Books, 1992). He has been the recipient of Guggenheim, Getty, Mellon, and National Endowment for the Arts fellowships and was a member of the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton.

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