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Forthcoming Visual Culture Books

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  1. On Not Looking

    The Paradox of Contemporary Visual Culture

    Edited by Frances Guerin

    Series: Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

    On Not Looking: The Paradox of Contemporary Visual Culture focuses on the image, and our relationship to it, as a site of "not looking." The collection demonstrates that even though we live in an image-saturated culture, many images do not look at what they claim, viewers often do not look at the...

    To Be Published February 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. International Perspectives on Shojo and Shojo Manga

    The Influence of Girl Culture

    Edited by Masami Toku

    Series: Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

    This collaborative book explores the artistic and aesthetic development of shojo, or girl, manga and discusses the significance of both shojo manga and the concept of shojo, or girl culture. It features contributions from manga critics, educators, and researchers from both manga’s home country of...

    To Be Published March 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Critical Practice

    Artists, museums, ethics

    By Janet Marstine

    Series: Museum Meanings

    Critical Practice: Artists, Museums, Ethics is an ambitious work that blurs the boundaries among art history, museum studies, political science and applied ethics. It takes an interdisciplinary approach to represent key developments in institutional critique as they impact museums. The book...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Conflicting Images

    By Stuart Allan

    First published in 2014. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published May 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Evolutionary Theory and Visual Culture

    The Darwin Effect

    Edited by Michael Dorsch, Jean M. Evans

    Series: Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

    Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution bore a decisive influence on aesthetic thought that was nothing if not diverse. From biological models to European paintings, Darwinian theory offered art historians and artists a rich, evocative lens through which to view the world anew. This volume explores...

    To Be Published June 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Spaces of the Cinematic Home

    Behind the Screen Door

    Edited by Eleanor Andrews, Stella Hockenhull, Fran Pheasant-Kelly

    Series: Routledge Advances in Film Studies

    This book examines the ways in which the house appears in films and the modes by which it moves beyond being merely a backdrop for action. Specifically, it explores the ways that domestic spaces carry inherent connotations that filmmakers exploit to enhance meanings and pleasures within film....

    To Be Published June 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Routledge International Handbook of the Sociology of Art and Culture

    Edited by Laurie Hanquinet, Mike Savage

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    The Routledge Handbook of the Sociology of Arts and Culture offers a comprehensive overview of sociology of art and culture, focusing especially – though not exclusively – on the visual arts, literature, music, and digital culture. Extending, and critiquing, Bourdieu’s influential analysis of...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. On Photography

    By Diarmuid Costello

    Series: Thinking in Action

    To Be Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Routledge Handbook of Graffiti and Street Art

    Edited by Jeffrey Ian Ross

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge