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The return of religion and other myths
Maria Hlavajova

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The return of religion and other myths
a critical reader in contemporary art
edited by Maria Hlavajova, Sven Lütticken, and Jill Winder

Published 2009 by BAK, basis voor actuele kunst, Post Editions in Utrecht [the Netherlands], Rotterdam [the Netherlands] .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

What's wrong with images? / Jan Assmann
The headscarf-an "empty signifier" / Christian von Braun
What art is and where it belongs / Paul Chan
In the absence of the horizon / Boris Groys and Maria Hlavajova
On ne touché́ pas-On copyright and iconoclasm / Arnoud Holleman
The image as crime. On the monotheistic ban on images and the "criminal" nature of art / Marc De Kesel
The God wars in perspective / Kenan Malik
Beautiful city book list / Maria Pask
Great transformations: on the spiritual in art, again / Dieter Roelstraete
Iconocrash: contemporary forms of civil iconoclasm and civil iconolatry. Notes on Queen's Day 2009 / Jorinde Seijdel.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

BAK critical reader series, BAK critical reader series


Library of Congress
N72.R4 R47 2009

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213 p. :
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