Suspended License: Censorship and the Visual Arts

Suspended License: Censorship and the Visual Arts

by Elizabeth C. Childs
     
 

Suspended License offers a wide-ranging approach to censorship of the visual arts over the centuries and in a variety of cultural contexts, seeking to elucidate the range of political, social, and artistic circumstances in which censorship has occured. Using examples from sixteenth-century Germany and Italy, late-eighteenth-century Spain, nineteenth-century France,… See more details below

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Suspended License offers a wide-ranging approach to censorship of the visual arts over the centuries and in a variety of cultural contexts, seeking to elucidate the range of political, social, and artistic circumstances in which censorship has occured. Using examples from sixteenth-century Germany and Italy, late-eighteenth-century Spain, nineteenth-century France, and twentieth-century Germany, China, and America, leading art historians examine what these various experiences reveal historically and what light they shed on current dilemmas and controversies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780295976273
Publisher:
Hopkins Fulfillment Services
Publication date:
12/01/1997
Series:
Samuel and Althea Stroum Lectures in Jewish Studies Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
413
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.27(h) x 1.06(d)

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