Modern Art and the Idea of the Mediterranean / Edition 2

Modern Art and the Idea of the Mediterranean / Edition 2

by Vojtech Jirat-Wasiutynski
     
 

Drawing on recent geographical, historical, cultural and anthropological studies, contributors address the visual representation of identity in both the European and the 'Oriental,' the colonial and post-colonial Mediterranean.

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Drawing on recent geographical, historical, cultural and anthropological studies, contributors address the visual representation of identity in both the European and the 'Oriental,' the colonial and post-colonial Mediterranean.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802091703
Publisher:
University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division
Publication date:
05/13/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
6.26(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.14(d)

Table of Contents

Preface



Modern Art and the New Mediterranean Space
VOJTEMCH JIRAT-WASIUTYNBSKI
Allegories of Modernity: Space, Time, and the Mediterranean
FRANCESCO LORIGGIO
Abstracting Space: Remaking the Landscape of Colonial Algeria in Second-Empire France
JOHN ZAROBELL
The Untimely Classicism of Hans von Marées
ANDRÉ DOMBROWSKI
A Politicized Pastoral: Signac and the Cultural Geography of Mediterranean France
ANNE DYMOND
Inventing Mediterranean Harmony in Matisse’s Paper Cut-Outs
JOHN KLEIN
Classicism and Resistance in Late-Nineteenth-Century European Art: The Case of Greece
NINA ATHANASSOGLOU-KALLMYER
The Faces of Modigliani: Identity Politics under Fascism
EMILY BRAUN
The Representation of Islamic Art in Israeli Museums: The Politics of Collecting
ALLA MYZELEV
Returning the Gaze: Orientalism, Gender, and Yasmina Bouziane’s Photographic Self-Portraits
DAVID PROCHASKA

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