Reading the Glass : Management of the Eyes, Moderation of the Gaze

Barber, Charles and Kivland, Sharon and Leyser, Conrad and Buj, Lorenzo and James, Liz and Morlock, Forbes and Williams, Wes. Reading the Glass : Management of the Eyes, Moderation of the Gaze. London, England: Book Works, 1991.

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Abstract (English)

In a publication situated between artist's book and academic text, the authors examine the "gendering of the gaze" through an exploration of Renaissance theories of vision, the myths of Cyclops and Medusa, and love letters and male-female dialogue. Biographical notes. 19 bibl. ref.

Types: Artists' publications > Artists' books
All Contributors: Barber, Charles (Author); Kivland, Sharon (Artist); Kivland, Sharon (Author); Leyser, Conrad (Author); Bélanger, Sylvie (Artist); Buj, Lorenzo (Author); Danino, Nina (Artist); James, Liz (Author); Morlock, Forbes (Author); Punt, Michael (Artist); Trangmar, Susan (Artist); Williams, Wes (Author)
Dossier: 390 - BOOK WORKS (Londres, Grande-Bretagne)
Collation: 111 p. : 67 ill. ; 21 x 15 cm
ISBN: 1870699084
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: London, England: Book Works
Artists: Kivland, Sharon; Belanger, Sylvie; Danino, Nina; Punt, Michael; Trangmar, Susan
Art Organizations: Book Works (London, United Kingdom)
Keywords: GAZE; GENDER; VISION; MIRROR; MEDUSA; CYCLOPS; BARBER, CHARLES; BUJ, LORENZO; FOLL, SUE; JAMES, LIZ; LEYSER, CONRAD; MORLOCK, FORBES; WILLIAMS, WES
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 11 Mar 1993
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:38
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/4844
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