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, Kymberly N. Pinder
     
 

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

Overview

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

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415927611
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/01/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
438
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.20(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Kymberly N. Pinder is Associate Professor of Art History at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

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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