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Art and the Performance of Memory

Sounds and Gestures of Recollection

Edited by Richard Cándida Smith

Routledge – 2004 – 304 pages

Series: Routledge Studies in Memory and Narrative

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Description

This book investigates the role that the visual and performing arts play in our experience and understanding of the past. Expanding upon longstanding concerns in cultural history about the relation of text and image, the book highlights the distinction between enactive and cognitive memory and the implications of this for artists and their publics.

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Name: Art and the Performance of Memory: Sounds and Gestures of Recollection (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: Edited by Richard Cándida Smith. This book investigates the role that the visual and performing arts play in our experience and understanding of the past. Expanding upon longstanding concerns in cultural history about the relation of text and image, the book highlights the distinction...
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