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Precarious visualities : new perspectives on identification in contemporary art and visual culture /

by Lamoureux, Johanne; Ross, Christine; Asselin, Olivier.
Type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Montréal ; London : McGill-Queen's University Press, c2008Description: x, 438 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780773533905 (pbk.) :; 9780773533851 (cased) :.Other title: New perspectives on identification in contemporary art and visual culture.Subject(s): Identité (Psychologie) dans l'art | Identité (Psychologie) et médias | Arts -- 20e siècle | Arts -- 21e siècle | Identity (Psychology) in art | Identity (Psychology) and mass media | Arts, Modern -- 20th century | Arts, Modern -- 21st century
Contents:
Pt. 1. "Am I Still in the Picture?": The Unsettling of Identification -- 1. Self-Portraits / Raymond Bellour -- 2. Ending Myths and the Catholic Outing of Andy Warhol / Johanne Lamoureux -- 3. The Persistence of Spectatorship: The Racialized and Ethnicized Gaze / Monika Kin Gagnon -- 4. "Are We Still in the Game?": David Cronenberg's eXistenZ / Beate Ochsner -- Pt. 2. Interfaces of (In)Visibility -- 5. What the Body Remembers: Rebecca Belmore's Memorial to Missing Women / Claudette Lauzon -- 6. The Threshold of an Interface: Ilya Kabakov's Looking up, Reading the Words (1997) / David Tomas -- 7. The Star and the Prisoner: The Spectacle and Surveillance of the Self on the Web / Olivier Asselin -- Pt. 3. The Staging of Hallucination (of Hallucination) -- 8. Hallucination as Ideology in Cinema / Slavoj Žižek -- Pt. 4. Para-Siting Visuality -- 9. Media Image, Public Space, and the Body: Around Krzysztof Wodiczko's Alien Staff / Marie Fraser -- 10. Mediating Place-Identity: Notes on Mathias Woo's A Very Good City / Alice Ming Wai Jim -- Pt. 5. The Polysensorialized Screen -- 11. Janine Antoni's Lick and Lather: Eroticism as Identity Subversion / Julie Lavigne --13. Real Time, Lived Time: The Body, the Screen, the Subject / Amelia Jones -- Pt. 6. The Generating Image -- 14. The Descent of the Image / Éric Michaud -- 15. Resemblance and Identification: The Paradox of Gary Schneider's Genetic Self-Portrait / Hélène Samson -- 16. Variations on Genetic Insignificant: Metaphors of the (Non)Code / Thierry Bardini.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Pt. 1. "Am I Still in the Picture?": The Unsettling of Identification -- 1. Self-Portraits / Raymond Bellour -- 2. Ending Myths and the Catholic Outing of Andy Warhol / Johanne Lamoureux -- 3. The Persistence of Spectatorship: The Racialized and Ethnicized Gaze / Monika Kin Gagnon -- 4. "Are We Still in the Game?": David Cronenberg's eXistenZ / Beate Ochsner -- Pt. 2. Interfaces of (In)Visibility -- 5. What the Body Remembers: Rebecca Belmore's Memorial to Missing Women / Claudette Lauzon -- 6. The Threshold of an Interface: Ilya Kabakov's Looking up, Reading the Words (1997) / David Tomas -- 7. The Star and the Prisoner: The Spectacle and Surveillance of the Self on the Web / Olivier Asselin -- Pt. 3. The Staging of Hallucination (of Hallucination) -- 8. Hallucination as Ideology in Cinema / Slavoj Žižek -- Pt. 4. Para-Siting Visuality -- 9. Media Image, Public Space, and the Body: Around Krzysztof Wodiczko's Alien Staff / Marie Fraser -- 10. Mediating Place-Identity: Notes on Mathias Woo's A Very Good City / Alice Ming Wai Jim -- Pt. 5. The Polysensorialized Screen -- 11. Janine Antoni's Lick and Lather: Eroticism as Identity Subversion / Julie Lavigne --13. Real Time, Lived Time: The Body, the Screen, the Subject / Amelia Jones -- Pt. 6. The Generating Image -- 14. The Descent of the Image / Éric Michaud -- 15. Resemblance and Identification: The Paradox of Gary Schneider's Genetic Self-Portrait / Hélène Samson -- 16. Variations on Genetic Insignificant: Metaphors of the (Non)Code / Thierry Bardini.

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