October : The First Decade, 1976-1986

Michelson, Annette and Krauss, Rosalind and Crimp, Douglas and Copjec, Joan and Didi-Huberman, Georges and Caillois, Roger and Buchloch, Benjamin H.D. and Eisenstein, Sergei and Macciocchi, Maria-Antonietta and Deutsche, Rosalyn and Ryan, Cara Gendel and Bois, Yve-Alain and Buren, Daniel and Phillips, Christopher and Bhabha, Homi and Doane, Mary Ann and Fineman, Joel and Handke, Peter and Bataille, Georges and Frampton, Hollis and Morris, Robert and Nadar. October : The First Decade, 1976-1986. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1987.

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Abstract (English)

In this anthology of essays published in October magazine, the authors, working on and in postmodernism and poststructuralism, address issues such as the nature of the indexical sign, historical materialism, the critique of institutions, psychoanalysis, the rhetorical force of social discourses, and the body. Includes a portfolio of photographs of Trisha Brown's choreography and a visual essay by Louise Lawler. Circa 300 bibl. ref.

Types: Anthologies, essays, collections
All Contributors: Michelson, Annette (Editor); Michelson, Annette (Author); Krauss, Rosalind (Editor); Krauss, Rosalind (Author); Crimp, Douglas (Editor); Crimp, Douglas (Author); Copjec, Joan (Editor); Copjec, Joan (Author); Didi-Huberman, Georges (Author); Caillois, Roger (Author); Buchloch, Benjamin H.D. (Author); Eisenstein, Sergei (Author); Macciocchi, Maria-Antonietta (Author); Deutsche, Rosalyn (Author); Ryan, Cara Gendel (Author); Bois, Yve-Alain (Author); Buren, Daniel (Author); Lawler, Louise (Artist); Phillips, Christopher (Author); Bhabha, Homi (Author); Doane, Mary Ann (Author); Fineman, Joel (Author); Mangolte, Babette (Artist); Handke, Peter (Author); Bataille, Georges (Author); Frampton, Hollis (Author); Morris, Robert (Author); Nadar (Author)
Dossier: 100 - THÉORIE / THEORY
Collation: 456 p. : 172 ill. ; 23 x 18 cm
ISBN: 0262132222
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Cambridge, MA: MIT Press
Artists: Nadar; Haacke, Hans; Eisenstein, Sergei; Lawler, Louise
Keywords: ART AND SOCIETY; PHOTOGRAPHY; PSYCHOANALYTIC THEORY; MUSEUM; INDEX; HISTORICAL MATERIALISM; ART INSTITUTION; BODY; DESIRE; REPRESENTATION; POLITICAL ART; MUSEUM; FILM; WOMAN; ALLEGORY; CRITICAL THEORY; FACTOGRAPHY; CONSTRUCTIVISM; ART MARKET; COLONIALISM; FRAME
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Date Deposited: 31 Aug 1988
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:29
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/485
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