Art in Modern Culture

An Anthology of Critical Texts


An essential anthology of key texts on the status of art.


Edited by Francis Frascina and Jonathan Harris


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Price: USD$22.95

 


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Overview
  • An essential anthology of key texts reflecting contemporary debates on the status of art and its role in culture and history
  • Selected writings span the 20th century, including classics from the 1930s to the 1960s alongside more current works
  • Authors include such key critical and creative forces as Berthold Brecht, Clement Greenberg, Noam Chomsky, Edward Said and Richard Shiff
  • An Open University set book, co-published with the Open University


 

About the author(s)
Francis Frascina is John Raven Professor of Visual Arts and Jonathan Harris is Lecturer in History of Art and Critical Theory in the Department of Visual Arts, Keele University.


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