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Inverted Odysseys: Claude Cahun, Maya Deren, Cindy Sherman - Rice, Shelley
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Claude Cahun, Maya Deren, and Cindy Sherman were born in different countries, in different generations--Cahun in France in 1894, Deren in Russia in 1917, and Sherman in the United States in 1954. Yet they share a deeply theatrical obsession that shatters any notion of a unified self. All three try out identities from different social classes and geographic environments, extend their temporal range into the past and future, and transform themselves into heroes and villains, mythological creatures, and sex goddesses. The premise of "Inverted Odysseys" is that this expanded concept of the self--this playful urge to "try on" other roles-is more than a feminist or psychological issue. It is central to our global culture, to our definition of human identity in a world where the individual exists in a multicultural and multitemporal environment. This book is an "odyssey" through historical, theoretical, critical, and literary perspectives on the three artists viewed in the context of these issues. Contributors include Lynn Gumpert, Lucy Lippard, Jonas Mekas, Ted Mooney, Shelley Rice, and Abigail Solomon-Godeau. Central to the book is Claude Cahun's "Heroines" manuscript, a series of fifteen stream-of-consciousness monologues written in the voices of major women of literature and history, such as the Virgin Mary, Sappho, Cinderella, Penelope, Delilah, and Helen of Troy. Translated by Norman MacAfee, these perverse and hilarious vignettes make their English-language debut here. This is also the first time that Cahun's text has appeared in its entirety. The book accompanies an exhibit cocurated by Lynn Gumpert and Shelley Rice at the Grey Art Gallery, New York University. "Published in cooperation with the Grey Art Gallery, New York University." EXHIBITION SCHEDULE: Grey Art Gallery New York, New York "November 16, 1999 - January 29, 2000" Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami, Florida "March - May 2000" Inverted Odysseys: Claude Cahun, Maya Deren, Cindy Sherman Rice, Shelley, MIT Press (MA)

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Claude Cahun, Maya Deren, and Cindy Sherman were born in differentcountries, in different generations ;Cahun in France in 1894, Deren inRussia in 1917, and Sherman in the United States in 1954. Yet theyshare a deeply theatrical obsession that shatters any notion of aunified self. All three try out identities from different socialclasses and geographic environments, extend their temporal range intothe past and future, and transform themselves into heroes andvillains, mythological creatures, and sex goddesses. The premise ofInverted Odysseys is that this expanded concept of theself ;this playful urge to "try on" other roles-is more than afeminist or psychological issue. It is central to our global culture,to our definition of human identity in a world where the individualexists in a multicultural and multitemporal environment. This book isan "odyssey" through historical, theoretical, critical, and literaryperspectives on the three artists viewed in the context of theseissues. Contributors include Lynn Gumpert, Lucy Lippard, Jonas Mekas,Ted Mooney, Shelley Rice, and Abigail Solomon-Godeau.Central to the book is Claude Cahun's "Heroines" manuscript, a seriesof fifteen stream-of-consciousness monologues written in the voices ofmajor arts music and photography,collections catalogues and exhibitions,decorative arts and design,history and criticism,individual artists,photo essays,photography,themes,women in art Individual Artists, The MIT Press

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Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press, 1999. [xii], 168pp. Soft Cover. Near Fine. Illus. by Color and b&w illustrations. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall., The MIT Press, 1999

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Inverted Odysseys: Claude Cahun, Maya Deren, Cindy Sherman
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Rice, Shelley, ed., Shelley Rice, Lucy R. Lippard, Abigail Solomon-Godeau, Jonas Mekas, Ted Mooney, Erin Donnelly.

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Inverted Odysseys: Claude Cahun, Maya Deren, Cindy Sherman

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0262681064

Three women photographers--Claude Cahun, Maya Deren, and Cindy Sherman--explode the concept of self, providing an "odyssey" through historical, theoretical, critical, and literary perspectives. 85 photos, 16 in color.

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EAN (ISBN-13): 9780262681063
ISBN (ISBN-10): 0262681064
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Publishing year: 1999
Publisher: MIT PR
180 Pages
Weight: 0,644 kg
Language: eng/Englisch

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ISBN/EAN: 0262681064

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