Race-Ing Art History: Critical Readings in Race and Art History / Edition 1

Race-Ing Art History: Critical Readings in Race and Art History / Edition 1

by Kymberly N. Pinder
     
 

First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.See more details below

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First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415927604
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/01/2002
Pages:
438
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.10(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
List of Figures
List of Color Plates
Introduction1
Pt. 1Black Athenas, Semitic Devils, and Black Magi: Reading Race from Antiquity to the Middle Ages
1"Just Like Us": Cultural Constructions of Sexuality and Race in Roman Art13
2Imaging the Self: Ritual and Representation in a Yiddish Book of Customs21
3A Sanctified Black: Maurice37
Pt. 2Imag(in)ing Race in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
4The Imaginary Orient69
5"Only women should go to Turkey": Henriette Browne and the Female Orientalist Gaze87
6The Hottentot and the Prostitute: Toward an Iconography of Female Sexuality119
7Going Native139
8Racism, Nationalism, and Nostalgia155
9Blacks in Shark-Infested Waters: Visual Encodings of Racism in Copley and Homer169
10"Making a Man of Him": Masculinity and the Black Body in Mid-Nineteenth-Century American Sculpture191
Pt. 3Modernism and Its "Primitive" Legacy
11Histories of the Tribal and the Modern217
12The While Peril and L'Art negre: Picasso, Primitivism, and Anticolonialism233
13New Encounters with Les Demoiselles d'Avignon: Gender, Race, and the Origins of Cubism261
14Wilfredo Lam: Painter of Negritude289
15Sargent Johnson: Afro-California Modernist307
16Horace Pippin's Challenge to Art Criticism321
17In Search of the "Inauthentic": Disturbing Signs in Contemporary Native American Art331
18Altars of Sacrifice: Re-membering Basquiat341
Pt. 4Race-ing Us: White, Beige, Brown, and Black in the Twentieth Century
19International Abstraction in a National Context: Abstract Painting in Korea, 1910-1965353
20The Other Immigrant: The Experiences and Achievements of Afro-Asian Artists in the Metropolis359
21Reframing the Black Subject: Ideology and Fantasy in Contemporary South African Representation371
22Biraciality and Nationhood in Contemporary American Art391
List of Contributors403
Permissions407
Index409

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