Arts and aesthetics in a globalizing world

Auteur(s) : Kaur, Raminder (Éd.)
Dave-Mukherji, Parul (Éd.)
Description matérielle : xv-277 p.-[16] p. de pl. : ill. ; 25 cm.Publication : London : Bloomsbury, 2014.Cote : TXII.1Note : Réf. Dissém. ; Index. Thématique : Anthropologie de l'art | Esthétique
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Introduction / Kaur, Raminder --
Of mockery and mimicking: Gaganendranath Tagore's critique of Henri Bergson's laughter (1911) / Terracciano, Emilia --
The return of the "Aura": Anish Kapoor: the studio and the world / Vidal, Denis --
The practice of art: an alternative view of contemporary art-making in Tehran / Sreberny-Mohammadi, Leili --
Art under siege: perils and possibilities of aesthetic forms in a globalizing world / Spyer, Patricia --
Hot bricolage: magical mimesis in modern India / Pinney, Christopher --
Rethinking waste: time, obsolescence,diversity and democracy / Visvanathan, Shiv --
Slaps, beatings, laughter, "Adda", puppet shows: Naxal women prisoners in Calcutta and the art of happiness in captivity / Sen, Atreyee --
Rwanda: healing and the aesthetics of poetry / Grieder, Andrea --
The aesthetics of diaspora: sensual milieux and literary worlds / Werbner, Pnina --
For love's sake ? Changing landscapes of sonic and visual aesthetics of weddings in the Katmandu Valley (Nepal) / Brosius, Christiane --
The aesthetics of pirate modernities: Bhojpuri cinema and the underclassses / Kumar, Akshaya --
Intimacy out of place: on the workings of smell in an exhibition on human sexuality / Schmitt, Susanne --
Consuming culture: the refiguration of aesthetics in Nagaland cultural tourism in India's North East / Patnaik, Soumendra Mohan --
Reflections upon the meaning of contemporary digital image-making practices in India / Battaglia, Giulia --
Reflections / Strathern, Marilyn

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