Queer

Barney, Natalie Clifford and Cocteau, Jean and Genet, Jean and Bronson, A A and Gonzales-Torres, Felix and Oiticica, Hélio and Riggs, Marlon T. and Corinne, Tee and Fury, Gran. Queer. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press; London, England: Whitechapel Art Gallery, 2016.

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Abstract (English)

"Queer Rather thank a book of queer theory for artists, this is a book of artists' queer tactics and infectious concepts. In the first such anthology to be centred on artists' writings, numerous conversations about queer practice are brought together from diverse individual, social and cultural contexts. Together these texts describe and examine the ways in which artists have used the concept of queer as a site of political and institutional critique, as a framework to develop new families and histories, as a spur to action, and as a basis from which to declare inassimilable difference. " -- p. [4] of cover.

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Types: Anthologies, essays, collections
All Contributors: Getsy, David J. (Editor); Barney, Natalie Clifford (Author); Cocteau, Jean (Author); Genet, Jean (Author); Bronson, A A (Author); Gonzales-Torres, Felix (Author); Oiticica, Hélio (Author); Riggs, Marlon T. (Author); Corinne, Tee (Author); Fury, Gran (Author); [et alii]
Dossier: 700 - LGBTQ+
Collation: 240 p. : 21 cm
ISBN: 9780854882427
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Cambridge, MA: MIT Press; London, England: Whitechapel Art Gallery
Artists: Acosta, niv; Athey, Ron; Blake, Nayland; Blas, Zach; Bordowitz, Gregg; Bowery, Leigh; Bronson, AA; Conrad, Ryan; Davis, Vaginal; Degenevieve, Barbara; Dyke Action Machine; Elmgreen & Dragset; [et alii]
Keywords: QUEER CULTURE; ART AND SOCIETY; INSTITUTIONAL CRITIQUE; SEXUALITY; CULTURAL POLITICS
Copyright Statement: Whitechapel Gallery Ventures Limited; the authors or the estates of the authors, unless otherwise stated
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Includes index.
Includes bibliographical references.
Includes biographical notes.

Series Name: Documents of Contemporary Art
Deposited by: Collections
Date Deposited: 22 Apr 2016 18:52
Last Modified: 22 Apr 2016 18:53
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/26946
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