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The work of art : rethinking the elementary forms of religious life / Michael Jackson.

Author:
Jackson, Michael, 1940- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • New York : Columbia University Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xvi, 235 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Series:
  • Insurrections. [More in this series]
  • Insurrections : critical studies in religion, politics, and culture
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Worlds within and worlds without -- Melbourne now -- The elementary forms of religious life -- Art as religion -- The interplay of coming out and going in -- Consciousness -- From Joyce to Beuys -- Production and reproduction -- Axes of bias -- A visit to the Kunstmuseum Basel -- The life and times of Paddy Jupurrula Nelson -- Ecstatic professions -- Art and adversity: Ian Fairweather and the solitude of art -- Transplantations: the art of Simryn Gill -- My brother's keeper: the art of Susan Norrie -- Heroic failure: the art of Sidney Nolan -- Une vie brève, mais intense -- The pare revisited -- A man of constant sorrow: the existential art of Colin McCahon -- Landscape and nature morte: the art of Paul Cézanne -- Art and the unspeakable -- Marina Abramović and the shadows of intersubjectivity -- Exodus -- Making it otherwise -- Art and the everyday -- The work of art and the arts of life.
Subject(s):
Art and religion [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9780231178181 ((hardcover) ; : (alkaline paper))
  • 0231178182 ((hardcover) ; : (alkaline paper))
  • ((electronic book))
LCCN:
2016012706
OCLC:
945434243
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