Art and Identity at the Water's Edge

Art and Identity at the Water's Edge

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This collection shows how the marginal territory of the water's edge has been represented in art in different places at various times and how such art contributed to the formation of cultural and national identities. Essays explore visual cultures of the Jordan and Vltava Rivers; the South African seaside resort of Durban; post-Hurricane Katrina New Orleans; and the French Riviera, among other margins of river and sea.As in Paynea#39;s essay, coastal defence is shown to be an important issue, but in the case of Poland an attachment to the coastline ... Anna Hartnella#39;s essay aquot;Hurricane Katrina as Visual Spectacle: Hurricane on the Bayou and the Reframing ofanbsp;...


Title:Art and Identity at the Water's Edge
Author: Tricia Cusack
Publisher:Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2012
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