Outrage [electronic resource] : art, controversy, and society / edited by Richard Howells, Andreea Deciu Ritivoi and Judith Schachter.

"Outrage: Art, Controversy, and Society" explores controversy in the arts, and especially the extent to which such controversies are socially rather than just aesthetically conditioned. It pays special attention to the way these controversies move beyond the world of art and into the publi...

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Online Access: Full Text (via Springer)
Other Authors: Howells, Richard, 1956- (Editor), Ritivoi, Andreea Deciu, 1970- (Editor), Schachter, Judith, 1941- (Editor)
Format: Electronic eBook
Language:English
Published: [Basingstoke] : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: A. Ritivoi, R. Howells & J. Schachter
  • PART I: MAJOR THEMES, PREMISES, AND POSITIONS
  • Controversy, Art, and Power; R. Howells
  • A Primal Controversy: On the Destruction and Protection of Art in Western Culture; L. Burgess
  • Recruiting and Nominating Participants for the Brooklyn Museum Controversy: The Contributions of New York City Print Journalists; P. Cramer
  • PART II: REPRESENTING A CONTESTED PAST
  • Pieces from the Past: Contestation around Francoist Monuments in Modern-Day Spain; C. Ruiz
  • The Nation's Cathedral: Public Art and Competing Memories in Post-Communist Romania; A. Ritivoi
  • Citizenship and Public Art: Chicago's Millennium Park; F. Evans
  • PART III: CENSORING AND SUBVERTING: THE ARTS AND POLITICS
  • Underexposed: The Controversial Censorship of Photographs of US War Dead; J. Alinder
  • Testimony and Theater: The Controversy of Truth Telling in Post-Apartheid South Africa and Post-Conflict Northern Ireland; J. Keating-Miller
  • Tracing Controversy in East German Film; S. Brockmann
  • PART IV: THE PAST AND THE FUTURE OF ARTS CONTROVERSIES
  • Remediating Arts Controversy in the Nineteenth Century; J. Klancher
  • 'Giacinto Scelsi c'est moi!'; F. Sciannameo
  • Beauty and Danger: The Aestheticization of Information in Contemporary Art; M. Ragona
  • PART V: THE FUTURE OF CONTROVERSIES
  • Art Fights: The Persistence of Controversy in Modern Aesthetics; M. Chander
  • The End of the Modern Art Controversy and the Many Controversies over Art; A. Funk.