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Art AIDS America (Paperback) (Jonathan David Katz & Rock Hushka & Bill Arning & Christopher Castiglia &

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Art AIDS America is the first comprehensive overview and reconsideration of 30 years of art made in response to the AIDS epidemic in the United States. This book foregrounds the role of HIV/AIDS in shifting the development of American art away from the cool conceptual foundations of postmodernism and toward a new, more insistently political and autobiographical voice.Art AIDS America surveys more than 100 works of American art from the early 1980s to the present, reintroducing and exploring the whole spectrum of artistic responses to HIV/AIDS, from in-your-face activism to quiet elegy.

Art AIDS America is the first comprehensive overview and reconsideration of 30 years of art made in response to the AIDS epidemic in the United States. This book foregrounds the role of HIV/AIDS in shifting the development of American art away from the cool conceptual foundations of postmodernism and toward a new, more insistently political and autobiographical voice.Art AIDS America surveys more than 100 works of American art from the early 1980s to the present, reintroducing and exploring the whole spectrum of artistic responses to HIV/AIDS, from in-your-face activism to quiet elegy.

Number of Pages: 287
Genre: Art
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Univ of Washington Pr
Author: Jonathan David Katz & Rock Hushka & Bill Arning & Christopher Castiglia & Christopher Reed
Language: English
Street Date: October 2, 2015
TCIN: 17176516
UPC: 9780295994949
Item Number (DPCI): 247-03-0210
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