Radical Gestures: Feminism and Performance Art in North America

Notes

In Radical Gestures, the first comprehensive history of feminist performance art in North America within the social context of the feminist movement and avant-garde art from the 1970s to 2000, Jayne Werk shows that artists drew from feminist politics to create works that, following a long period of modernist aesthetic detachment, made a unique contribution to the re-politicization of art.

Artist / Author Jayne Werk
Publisher McGill-Queen's University Press
ISBN 978-0-7735-3066-9
Reference P2183
Date 2006
Type Publication

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