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Miscellaneous Texts
"Aesthetics and Theory of Art" and "Contemporary Artists"
Jean-François Lyotard



Meaning, Truth, and Reference in Historical Representation
Frank Ankersmit
F. R. Ankersmit here for the first time provides a systematic account of his understanding of the nature of historical writing.



The Total Work of Art in European Modernism
David Roberts
Situating the Gesamtkunstwerk at the heart of European modernism.



Shifting Places
Peter Downsbrough, the Photographs
Alexander Streitberger
This book provides, for the first time, a profound insight into Peter Downsbrough's diverse and complex use of photography within his artistic work over the last 40 years.



On the Ruins of Babel
Architectural Metaphor in German Thought
Daniel Purdy
Purdy traces the use of architectural reasoning as a method for critically examining consciousness from Kant and Hegel to Benjamin and Libeskind.






Broken Harmony
Shakespeare and the Politics of Music
Joseph M. Ortiz
Revising our understanding of music's relationship to language and literature in Renaissance England.



Political Aesthetics
Crispin Sartwell
Juxtaposing and connecting the art of states and the art of art historians with vernacular or popular arts such as reggae and hip-hop, Crispin Sartwell suggests that we need to take much more seriously the aesthetics of political thought and action.



Sam Francis, Lesson of Darkness
Jean-François Lyotard
The second volume in the series Jean-François Lyotard—Writings on Contemporary Art and Artists introduces forty-two poetical reflections and comments on the work of the well-known Californian painter Sam Francis (1923–1994). This new edition reprints...



Situational Aesthetics
Selected Writings by Victor Burgin
Victor Burgin
The essays in this volume provide a succinct overview of Victor Burgin's multifaceted work during the last forty years—from its origins in debates within conceptual art to its present concern with everyday perception in the environment of global media.



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