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Only Skin Deep: Changing Visions of the American Self Hardcover – 1 Dec 2003


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  • Hardcover: 416 pages
  • Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.; First Edition edition (1 Dec. 2003)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0810946351
  • ISBN-13: 978-0810946354
  • Product Dimensions: 20.3 x 4.4 x 26.7 cm
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 2,094,455 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Coco Fusco is a New York-based interdisciplinary artist and Director of Graduate Study for the Visual Arts Division at Columbia University's School of the Arts. Fusco has curated exhibitions and public programs for London's ICA, The Brooklyn Museum, and several other venues. Brian Wallis is Director of Exhibitions and Chief Curator at the International Center of Photography. In addition to authoring many books on contemporary art, he has contributed to numerous publications, including Artforum, Art in America, Aperture, the Washington Post, the New York Times, and the Village Voice. He has taught at Yale University, Williams College, New York University, and the City University of New York.

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GRAND VISION/HARD VIEWING 28 Feb. 2004
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An enormous and fasinating series of discussions surrounding "raced looking" in America's history of photography is central to this group of essays by many of the cultural critics working today. A massive tome with outstanding visuals, some not seen in the exhibition, provide extensive background and analysis to the area of how race has intervened in American culture today. For museums who felt the race subject had been addressed in the 90s post-Quincentennary exhibition, it is obvious that much more in depth examination is necessary and relevant. An outstanding effort for a museum catalogue and exhibition. All should be commended. Required reading for anyone working and teaching in cultural studies, ethnic studies, humanities, and the arts.
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