Modernism and Modernity: The Vancouver Conference Papers

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Modernism and Modernity: The Vancouver Conference Papers, was originally published as the proceedings from a conference held in Vancouver, in 1983. Due to its popularity, this reprint is being issued with the same insightful and intriguing papers by Benjamin H.D. Buchloh, T.J. Clark, Hollis Clayson, Thomas Crow, Nicole Dubreuil-Blondin, Clement Greenberg, Henri Lefebvre, Marcelin Pleynet, Allan Sekula, Paul Hayes Tucker, and John Wilson Foster, all of which constitute a major contribution to the rethinking of the...
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Overview

Modernism and Modernity: The Vancouver Conference Papers, was originally published as the proceedings from a conference held in Vancouver, in 1983. Due to its popularity, this reprint is being issued with the same insightful and intriguing papers by Benjamin H.D. Buchloh, T.J. Clark, Hollis Clayson, Thomas Crow, Nicole Dubreuil-Blondin, Clement Greenberg, Henri Lefebvre, Marcelin Pleynet, Allan Sekula, Paul Hayes Tucker, and John Wilson Foster, all of which constitute a major contribution to the rethinking of the history and debates concerning modernism and modernity. Once novelties in the 1980s, many of these essays and theories in this illustrated reader are today regarded as modern classics.

Edited by Benjamin H.D. Buchloh, Serge Guilbauta and David Solkin.

Essays by T.J. Clark, Hollis Clayson, Nicole Dubreuil-Blondin,Thomas Crow, Clement Greenberg, John Wilson Foster, Allan Sekula, Henri Lefebvre, Marcelin Pleynet, Paul Hayes Tucker, et al.

Paperback, 6 x 9 in./296 pgs / 43 b&w.

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  • ISBN-13: 9780919616417
  • Publisher: Press of the Nova Scotia College of Art & Design
  • Publication date: 1/28/2005
  • Edition description: 2004 Edition
  • Pages: 280
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.61 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction to 2004 edition
Preface - the relevance of modernism
Modernity and modernism 1
Theses on modernism 3
Modernism - modernity and the philosophy of history 13
Monet and the bourgeois dream : Argenteuil and the modern landscape 21
Avant-garde and Pompier images of 19th century French prostitution : the matter of modernism, modernity and social ideology 43
Romantic revival, modernist prescription : an Irish case-study 65
Figures of authority, ciphers of regression 81
The traffic in photographs 121
To cope with decadence 161
More on the differences between Comrade Greenberg and ourselves 169
Feminism and modernism : paradoxes 195
Modernism and mass culture in the visual arts 215
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