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The Intervals of Cinema
The Intervals of Cinema
Written by Jacques Ranciere, Translated by John Howe
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781686072
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The Intervals of Cinema

Written by Jacques Ranciere
Translated by John Howe


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $95.00

Cinema, like language, can be said to exist as a system of differences. In his latest book, acclaimed philosopher Jacques Rancière looks at cinematic art in comparison to its corollary forms in literature and theatre. From literature, he argues, cinema takes its narrative conventions, while at the same time effacing literature’s... Read more >
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The Intervals of Cinema

Written by Jacques Ranciere
Translated by John Howe


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $24.95

Cinema, like language, can be said to exist as a system of differences. In his latest book, acclaimed philosopher Jacques Rancière looks at cinematic art in comparison to its corollary forms in literature and theatre. From literature, he argues, cinema takes its narrative conventions, while at the same time effacing literature’s... Read more >
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The Intervals of Cinema
The Intervals of Cinema
Written by Jacques Ranciere, Translated by John Howe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781686065
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The Intervals of Cinema

Written by Jacques Ranciere
Translated by John Howe


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $24.95

Cinema, like language, can be said to exist as a system of differences. In his latest book, acclaimed philosopher Jacques Rancière looks at cinematic art in comparison to its corollary forms in literature and theatre. From literature, he argues, cinema takes its narrative conventions, while at the same time effacing literature’s... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Theater of Cruelty
Theater of Cruelty
Written by Ian Buruma
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590177778
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Theater of Cruelty
Art, Film, and the Shadows of War
Written by Ian Buruma


Format: Hardcover, 425 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $29.95

Ian Buruma is fascinated, he writes, “by what makes the human species behave atrociously.” In Theater of Cruelty the acclaimed author of The Wages of Guilt and Year Zero: A History of 1945 once again turns to World War II to explore that question—to the Nazi occupation of Paris, the Allied... Read more >
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Theater of Cruelty
Art, Film, and the Shadows of War
Written by Ian Buruma


Format: eBook, 425 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $29.95

Ian Buruma is fascinated, he writes, “by what makes the human species behave atrociously.” In Theater of Cruelty the acclaimed author of The Wages of Guilt and Year Zero: A History of 1945 once again turns to World War II to explore that question—to the Nazi occupation of Paris, the Allied... Read more >
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The Art of Controversy
The Art of Controversy
Written by Victor S Navasky
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307957207
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The Art of Controversy
Political Cartoons and Their Enduring Power
Written by Victor S Navasky


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $27.95

A lavishly illustrated, witty, and original look at the awesome power of the political cartoon throughout history to enrage, provoke, and amuse.

As a former editor of The New York Times Magazine and the longtime editor of The Nation, Victor S. Navasky knows just how transformative—and incendiary—cartoons can be. Here Navasky guides readers through some of the...

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The Art of Controversy
The Art of Controversy
Written by Victor S Navasky
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307962140
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The Art of Controversy
Political Cartoons and Their Enduring Power
Written by Victor S Navasky


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $14.99

A lavishly illustrated, witty, and original look at the awesome power of the political cartoon throughout history to enrage, provoke, and amuse.

As a former editor of The New York Times Magazine and the longtime editor of The Nation, Victor S. Navasky knows just how transformative—and incendiary—cartoons can be. Here Navasky guides readers through some of the...

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The Network
Portrait Conversations
Written by Lincoln Schatz


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: February 5, 2013
Price: $39.95

As the nation grapples with some of the greatest developments and challenges to date, The Network presents a dynamic portrait of the people who help shape America's current technology, policy, and education. Drawing inspiration from Richard Avedon's 1976 photographic portfolio, The Family, The Network consists of generative video portraits of 100... Read more >
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The Network
The Network
Written by Lincoln Schatz
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781588343352
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The Network
Portrait Conversations
Written by Lincoln Schatz


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: December 11, 2012
Price: $39.95

As the nation grapples with some of the greatest developments and challenges to date, The Network presents a dynamic portrait of the people who help shape America's current technology, policy, and education. Drawing inspiration from Richard Avedon's 1976 photographic portfolio, The Family, The Network consists of generative video portraits of 100... Read more >
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Artificial Hells
Artificial Hells
Written by Claire Bishop
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844676903
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Artificial Hells
Participatory Art and the Politics of Spectatorship
Written by Claire Bishop


Format: Trade Paperback, 390 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $29.95

Since the 1990s, critics and curators have broadly accepted the notion that participatory art is the ultimate political art: that by encouraging an audience to take part an artist can promote new emancipatory social relations. Around the world, the champions of this form of expression are numerous, ranging from art historians... Read more >
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Artificial Hells
Participatory Art and the Politics of Spectatorship
Written by Claire Bishop


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $29.95

Since the 1990s, critics and curators have broadly accepted the notion that participatory art is the ultimate political art: that by encouraging an audience to take part an artist can promote new emancipatory social relations. Around the world, the champions of this form of expression are numerous, ranging from art historians... Read more >
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Stolen Images
Stolen Images
Written by Raoul Peck, Translated by Catherine Temerson, Foreword by Bertrand Tavernier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609803933
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Stolen Images
Lumumba and the Early Films of Raoul Peck
Written by Raoul Peck
Translated by Catherine Temerson
Foreword by Bertrand Tavernier


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $24.95

Among today’s leading filmmakers, none brings to the screen such a deep awareness of how power is channeled from First to Third World societies, or exhibits such great human sensitivity, as Raoul Peck. Collected here for the first time are Peck’s three early feature and documentary screenplays as well as his... Read more >
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Stolen Images
Lumumba and the Early Films of Raoul Peck
Written by Raoul Peck
Translated by Catherine Temerson
Foreword by Bertrand Tavernier


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $24.95

Among today’s leading filmmakers, none brings to the screen such a deep awareness of how power is channeled from First to Third World societies, or exhibits such great human sensitivity, as Raoul Peck. Collected here for the first time are Peck’s three early feature and documentary screenplays as well as his... Read more >
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MLK
MLK
Written by Martin Luther King, Jr., Edited by Bob Adelman, Introduction by Charles Johnson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807003169
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MLK
A Celebration in Word and Image
Written by Martin Luther King, Jr.
Edited by Bob Adelman
Introduction by Charles Johnson


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: October 25, 2011
Price: $15.00

 MLK: A Celebration in Word and Image is an unprecedented collection of black-and-white photographs combined with stirring quotations by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
 
This treasured collection includes images by legendary photographers such as Henri Cartier-Bresson, Bob Adelman, and Flip Schulke, and is an unparalleled photobiography  that presents intimate... Read more >
Savage Messiah
Savage Messiah
Written by Laura Oldfield Ford, Introduction by Mark Fisher
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844677474
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Savage Messiah

Written by Laura Oldfield Ford
Introduction by Mark Fisher


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2011
Price: $29.95

“One of the most striking fanzines of recent years is Laura Oldfield Ford’s Savage Messiah, focussing on the politics, psychology and pop- cultural past of a different London postcode. Ford’s prose is scabrous and melancholic, incorporating theoretical shards from Guy Debord and Marc Augé, and mapping the transformations to the capital... Read more >
Design and Crime (And Other Diatribes)
Design and Crime (And Other Diatribes)
Written by Hal Foster
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844676705
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Design and Crime (And Other Diatribes)

Written by Hal Foster


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2011
Price: $15.95

In these diatribes on the marketing of culture and the branding of identity, the development of spectacle—architecture and the rise of global cities, Hal Foster surveys our new political economy of design. Written in a lively style, Design and Crime explores the historical relations of modern art and modern museum, the... Read more >
The Necessity of Art
The Necessity of Art
Written by Ernst Fischer, Translated by Anna Bostock, Introduction by John Berger
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844675937
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The Necessity of Art

Written by Ernst Fischer
Translated by Anna Bostock
Introduction by John Berger


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: June 14, 2010
Price: $21.95

“Art is necessary in order that man should be able to recognize and change the world. But art is also necessary by virtue of the magic inherent in it.”—Ernst Fischer

Reissued with an introduction by John Berger, The Necessity of Art is a beautifully written meditation on art’s importance in viewing the... Read more >
Public Art for Public Schools
Public Art for Public Schools
Written by Michele Cohen, Photographed by Stan Ries, Foreword by Michael Bloomberg
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932158
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Public Art for Public Schools

Written by Michele Cohen
Photographed by Stan Ries
Foreword by Michael Bloomberg


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2009
Price: $50.00

What makes a good schoolhouse? Beyond the basics of classrooms and library, a good school inspires students and teachers and enhances the learning environment through its architecture and its art. Nowhere is this principle better demonstrated than in the New York City school system, the largest in the United States, where... Read more >
Experimental Geography
Experimental Geography
Written by Nato Thompson and Independent Curators International, Contribution by Trevor Paglen and Jeffrey Kastner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780091636586
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Experimental Geography
Radical Approaches to Landscape, Cartography, and Urbanism
Written by Nato Thompson and Independent Curators International
Contribution by Trevor Paglen and Jeffrey Kastner


Format: Trade Paperback, 168 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2009
Price: $29.95

A photo of a secret CIA prison. A map designed to help visitors reach Malibu’s notoriously inaccessible public beaches. Guidebooks to factories, prisons, and power plants in upstate New York. An artificial reef fabricated from 500 tons of industrial waste. These are some of the more than one hundred projects represented... Read more >
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Posters for the People
Posters for the People
Written by Ennis Carter, Foreword by Christopher Denoon
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594742927
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Posters for the People

Written by Ennis Carter
Foreword by Christopher Denoon


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2008
Price: $50.00

This lavishly illustrated volume amasses nearly 500 of the best and most striking posters designed by artists working in the 1930s and early 1940s for the government-sponsored Works Progress Administration, or WPA. Posters for the People presents these works for what they truly are: highly accomplished and powerful examples of American... Read more >
The Art of Justice
The Art of Justice
Written by Marilyn Church and Lou Young
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594740947
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The Art of Justice

Written by Marilyn Church and Lou Young


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2006
Price: $19.95

As the principal courtroom sketch artist for the New York Times and WABC in New York, Marilyn Church covered many of America’s most infamous trials, from the downfall of John Gotti to the trial of would-be presidential assassin John Hinckley; from the conviction of Martha Stewart to the Sean “Puffy” Combs... Read more >
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