Women's Contributions to Visual Culture, 1918-1939 by Dr Karen E. Brown
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Women's Contributions to Visual Culture, 1918-1939
By Dr Karen E. Brown

Women's Contributions to Visual Culture, 1918-1939

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Women's Contributions to Visual Culture, 1918-1939 by Dr Karen E. Brown

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An exploration of women's contributions to visual culture in major urban centres between the wars (1918-1939), this collection sheds new light on women's relationships with the processes of modernism and modernization. Women's work in a variety of mediums is explored, including design, print, illustration, murals, poster art, and costume design, as well as more conventional forms of painting and sculpture. International in scope, the volume discusses artists and exhibitions from the United Kingdom, Greece, Mexico, France, Ireland and the United States. The contributors place a strong emphasis on archival research yet each addresses contemporary concerns in feminist art history. By focusing on a very specific time period, the essays place a central concern on the history and theory of art and gender and are united by their coherent focus on women's role in the agency and mediation of artistic production in the interwar period.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780754664000
ISBN-10: 0754664007
Format: Hardback
(234mm x 156mm x 13mm)
Pages: 200
Imprint: Ashgate Publishing Limited
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 15-Jul-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Dr Karen E. Brown

Karen E. Brown is IRCHSS Post-Doctoral Fellow, School of Art History and Cultural Policy, University College Dublin.

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