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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
African American visual arts.
Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, c2008
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Celeste-Marie Bernier; British Association for American Studies.
|ISBN:||9780748630097 0748630090 9780748623563 0748623566|
|Notes:||"Published in association with the British Association for American Studies"--P.  of cover.|
|Description:||1 online resource (xii, 264 p., 16 p. of plates) : ill. (chiefly col.)|
|Contents:||'The slave who paints': beginnings and the visual arts tradition --
'Establishing an art era' in the Harlem renaissance --
Struggle, survival and early abstraction --
'Images are weapons': history, narrative and a people's art --
'Art comes to have a life of its own': aesthetics, experimentation and a new visual language --
'Racist pathology is the muck': towards a transgressive visual poetics.
|Series Title:||BAAS paperbacks.|
"Presents some compelling art work by a range of modern and contemporary African American artists spanning more than a century. . . . Includes previously unpublished testimony and commentary from the