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Pleading in the blood : the art and performances of Ron Athey

Author: Dominic Johnson
Publisher: Bristol, UK : Intellect : 2013.
Series: Intellect live.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ron Athey is an iconic figure in contemporary art and performance. In his frequently bloody portrayals of life, death, crisis, and fortitude in the time of AIDS, Athey calls into question the limits of artistic practice. These limits enable Athey to explore key themes including gender, sexuality, radical sex, queer activism, post-punk and industrial culture, tattooing and body modification, ritual, and religion.  Read more...
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Named Person: Ron Athey; Ron Athey; Ron Athey
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dominic Johnson
ISBN: 9781783200351 1783200359
OCLC Number: 849907540
Description: 248 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 27 cm.
Series Title: Intellect live.
Responsibility: edited by Dominic Johnson.

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