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Title
Against voluptuous bodies
Type
Text
Subject
Adorno, Theodor W., 1903-1969--Aesthetics.
Modernism (Art)
Painting, Modern--20th century.
Painting--Philosophy.
Language
English
Illustrative Content
illustrations
Classification
LCC: ND196.M64 B47 2006 (Source: dlc)
DDC: 759.06 full (Assigner: dlc)
Identified By
Lccn: 2005012303
Table Of Contents
Introduction : (Late) modernism
Wax, brick, and bread
apotheoses of matter and meaning in seventeenth-century philosophy and painting : Descartes and Pieter de Hooch
Judging life : Kant, Clement Greenberg, and Chaim Soutine
Modernism as philosophy : Stanley Cavell, Anthony Caro, and Chantal Akerman
Aporia of the sensible
art, objecthood, and anthropomorphism : Michael Fried, Frank Stella, and minimalism
The death of sensuous particulars : T.J. Clark and abstract expressionism
Social signs, natural bodies : T.J. Clark and Jackson Pollock
Readymades, monochromes, etc. : nominalism and the paradox of modernism (Thierry de Duve and Marcel Duchamp)
Freedom from nature? : reflections on the end(s) of art : Arthur Danto, Yves-Alain Bois, and Robert Ryman
The horror of nonidentity : Cindy Sherman's tragic modernism.
Authorized Access Point
Bernstein, J. M. Against voluptuous bodies