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Catalog of an exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum, Mar. 23-July 1, 2007 and at the Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley College, Wellesley, Mass., Sept. 12-Dec. 9, 2007.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 288-297) and index.
Introduction : Toward transnational feminisms / Maura Reilly -- Women artists then and now : painting, sculpture, and the image of the self / Linda Nochlin -- Providing a space of freedom : women artists from Africa / N'Goné Fall -- Gender mobility : through the lens of five women artists in India / Geeta Kapur -- Contemporary Japanese women's self-awareness / Michiko Kasahara -- What is feminist about contemporary Asian women's art? / Joan Kee -- Central American women artists in a global age / Virginia Pérez-Ratton -- Western European women artists : speaking in a minor voice / Elisabeth Lebovici -- Post-totalitarian art : Eastern and Central Europe / Charlotta Kotík.
"Global Feminism features more than eight contemporary women artists, working in a wide variety of media, from fifty countries, each offering new perspectives on women's artistic expression in different regions of the world. This book moves the discourse of feminism art toward a new internationalism that emphasizes not only the cultural differences among women but also the ever changing perceptions of feminism."--Jacket.