Ascetic Imperative Culture Criticism

Adaptation in Visual Culture: Images, Texts, and Their Multiple Worlds  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Dec. 7, 2017
Adaptation in Visual Culture: Images, Texts, and Their Multiple Worlds

Adaptation in Visual Culture: Images, Texts, and Their Multiple Worlds By Julie Grossman
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 292 Pages | ISBN : 3319585797 | 5.82 MB

This book gathers together essays written by leading scholars of adaptation studies to explore the full range of practices and issues currently of concern in the field. The chapters demonstrate how content and messaging are shared across an increasing number of platforms, whose interrelationships have become as intriguing as they are complex.

The Devout Hand: Women, Virtue, and Visual Culture in Early Modern Italy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Dec. 4, 2017
The Devout Hand: Women, Virtue, and Visual Culture in Early Modern Italy

The Devout Hand: Women, Virtue, and Visual Culture in Early Modern Italy by Patricia Rocco
English | December 1st, 2017 | ASIN: B076ML83TS, ISBN: 0773551387 | 284 Pages | EPUB | 33.85 MB

After the Counter-Reformation, the Papal State of Bologna became a hub for the flourishing of female artistic talent. The eighteenth-century biographer Luigi Crespi recorded over twenty-eight women artists working in the city, although many of these, until recently, were ignored by modern art criticism, despite the fame they attained during their lifetimes. What were the factors that contributed to Bologna’s unique confluence of women with art, science, and religion?

Urban Culture in Tehran: Urban Processes in Unofficial Cultural Spaces  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Nov. 30, 2017
Urban Culture in Tehran: Urban Processes in Unofficial Cultural Spaces

Urban Culture in Tehran: Urban Processes in Unofficial Cultural Spaces By Seyed Hossein Iradj Moeini
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 188 Pages | ISBN : 3319654993 | 19.81 MB

This book studies the production of urban culture in Tehran after 1979. It analyzes urban resistance and urban processes in underground cultural spaces: bookshops, cafes and art galleries. The intended audience is architects and urban planners interested in socio-political aspects of bottom-up space formation, but also those in humanities and particularly cultural studies.
The Selfie Generation: How Our Self-Images Are Changing Our Notions of Privacy, Sex, Consent, and Culture

The Selfie Generation: How Our Self-Images Are Changing Our Notions of Privacy, Sex, Consent, and Culture by Alicia Eler
English | November 7th, 2017 | ASIN: B06XCL3GZN, ISBN: 1510722645 | 316 Pages | EPUB | 11.28 MB

Whether it's Kim Kardashian uploading picture after picture to Instagram or your roommate posting a mid-vacation shot to Facebook, selfies receive mixed reactions. But are selfies more than, as many critics lament, a symptom of a self-absorbed generation?
Composing Cultures: Modernism, American Literary Studies, and the Problem of Culture

Composing Cultures: Modernism, American Literary Studies, and the Problem of Culture by Eric Aronoff
English | October 18th, 2013 | ASIN: B00BNX3YM4, ISBN: 0813934834, 0813934842 | 240 Pages | EPUB | 0.56 MB

The term "culture" has become ubiquitous in both academic and popular conversations, but its usefulness is a point of dispute. Taking the current shift from cultural studies to aesthetics as the latest form of this discussion, Eric Aronoff contends that in American modernism, the concepts of culture and of aesthetics have always been inseparable.

Pixar and the Aesthetic Imagination : Animation, Storytelling, and Digital Culture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Nov. 17, 2017
Pixar and the Aesthetic Imagination : Animation, Storytelling, and Digital Culture

Pixar and the Aesthetic Imagination :
Animation, Storytelling, and Digital Culture

by Eric Herhuth
English | 2017 | ISBN: 0520292561 | 253 Pages | PDF | 1.76 MB

Tantra: Hedonism and Indian Culture (2nd edition)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Nov. 11, 2017
Tantra: Hedonism and Indian Culture (2nd edition)

Prem Saran, "Tantra: Hedonism and Indian Culture (2nd edition)"
2007 | ISBN-10: 812460097X | 130 pages | PDF | 36 MB
Complicity: Criticism Between Collaboration and Commitment (Off the Fence: Morality, Politics and Society)

Complicity: Criticism Between Collaboration and Commitment (Off the Fence: Morality, Politics and Society) by Thomas Docherty
English | October 17, 2016 | ISBN: 178660101X, 1786601028 | EPUB | 154 pages | 0.2 MB

Coming to Our Senses: Affect and an Order of Things for Global Culture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Nov. 1, 2017
Coming to Our Senses: Affect and an Order of Things for Global Culture

Coming to Our Senses: Affect and an Order of Things for Global Culture by Dierdra Reber
English | February 2, 2016 | ISBN: 0231170521 | EPUB | 368 pages | 0.6 MB
The Critics and the Prioress: Antisemitism, Criticism, and Chaucer's Prioress's Tale

The Critics and the Prioress: Antisemitism, Criticism, and Chaucer's Prioress's Tale by Heather Blurton, Hannah R. Johnson
English | April 19, 2017 | ISBN: 047213034X | EPUB + PDF | 228 pages | 0.5/1.9 MB