Crossmappings: Essays on Visual Culture (German Edition)
Elisabeth BronfenISBN: 3858812404;
Crossmappings here collects for the first time a selection of distinguished literary and art critic, Elisabeth Bronfena??s highly praised essays on visual culture for a wider public, many of which have never before been available in English. A A A A Among Bronfena??s subjects are Edgar Degasa??s portraits of women and the female nude; pop culture and cinema; and hysteria and culturea??included throughout are color images that support and illustrate her ideas. She also presents essays on great twentieth century artists, such as Salvador DalA, Marcel Duchamp, and Frida Kahlo, and key figures of contemporary art, including Louise Bourgeois, Cindy Sherman, Pipilotti Rist, and Paul McCarthy. In addition, Crossmappings includes a comparative examination of the photographs of Diane Arbus, Nan Goldin, and Nobuyoshi Araki. In a new introductory essay, Bronfen reflects on the deep changes in current visual culture and its significance within our everyday life.A A A A A Offering fascinating...
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