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More than meets the eye : what blindness brings to art

Author: Georgina Kleege
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, [2018]
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More Than Meets the Eye: What Blindness Brings to Art explores the ways blindness and visual art are linked in many facets of the culture. The author writes from her position as the blind daughter of two visual artists. Due to this background, she claims to know something about art, but recognizes that this claim challenges cultural notions that conflate seeing with knowing. The book examines the ways blindness has  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Kleege, Georgina, 1956-
More than meets the eye.
New York : Oxford University Press, [2018]
(OCoLC)1002118698
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Georgina Kleege
ISBN: 9780190604394 0190604395 9780190604370 0190604379
OCLC Number: 1007552719
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: The tenacious life of the hypothetical blind man --
Touching on science --
Visible braille, invisible blindness --
Touch tourism --
Hearsay --
Dialogues with the blind --
Audio description described --
What they talk about when they talk about art --
Blind self portrait s: studies in blue and bronze.
Responsibility: Georgina Kleege.

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More Than Meets the Eye seeks to dismantle traditional understandings of blindness through scrutiny of philosophical speculation, scientific case studies, literary depictions, and museum access  Read more...

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This book makes a powerful contribution to the developing interdisciplinary conversation about how disability shapes and is shaped by culture. * Eliza Chandler, Disability Studies Quarterly *

 
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