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The Resource Art of engagement : visual politics in California and beyond, Peter Selz ; with an essay by Susan Landauer, (electronic resource)

Art of engagement : visual politics in California and beyond, Peter Selz ; with an essay by Susan Landauer, (electronic resource)

Label
Art of engagement : visual politics in California and beyond
Title
Art of engagement
Title remainder
visual politics in California and beyond
Statement of responsibility
Peter Selz ; with an essay by Susan Landauer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Art of Engagement takes the first comprehensive look at the key role of California's art and artists in politics and culture since 1945. Tracing the remarkably fertile confluence of political agitation and passionately engaged art, Peter Selz leads readers on a journey that begins with the Nazi death camps and moves through the Bay Area's Free Speech Movement of 1964, the birth of Beat and hippie countercultures, the Chicano labor movement in the San Joaquin Valley, the beginning of the Black Panther Party in Oakland, and some of the most radical manifestations of the women's movement, gay lib
Biography type
contains biographical information
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1919-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Selz, Peter
Dewey number
709.794
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Landauer, Susan
  • San Jose Museum of Art
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  • Art, American
  • Art and society
  • Politics in art
  • Social movements in art
Label
Art of engagement : visual politics in California and beyond, Peter Selz ; with an essay by Susan Landauer, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Published in connection with an exhibition held at the San Jose Museum of Art
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-279) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
An overview. Countering cultures: the California context / Susan Landauer -- Prologue. A personal view of the interaction of politics and art -- Introduction. Paths to engagement -- Against war and violence -- Countercultural trends -- On racism, discrimination, and identity politics -- Toward a sustainable earth
Control code
ocn574145933
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (298 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520937628
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)574145933
Label
Art of engagement : visual politics in California and beyond, Peter Selz ; with an essay by Susan Landauer, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Published in connection with an exhibition held at the San Jose Museum of Art
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-279) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
An overview. Countering cultures: the California context / Susan Landauer -- Prologue. A personal view of the interaction of politics and art -- Introduction. Paths to engagement -- Against war and violence -- Countercultural trends -- On racism, discrimination, and identity politics -- Toward a sustainable earth
Control code
ocn574145933
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (298 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520937628
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)574145933

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