The Art of Cruelty: A Reckoning

Notes

Questions whether or not focusing on representations of cruelty makes us cruel. In a journey through high and low culture, the visual to the verbal, and the apolitical to the political, Nelson offers a model of how one might balance strong ethical convictions with an equally strong appreciation for work that tests the limits of taste, taboo and permissibility.

Artist / Author Maggie Nelson
Publisher W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN 978-0393343144
Reference P3523
Date 2012
Type Publication

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