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Forthcoming Theory of Art Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Arts Education and Literacies

    Edited by Amy Petersen Jensen, Roni Jo Draper

    Series: Routledge Research in Literacy

    In a struggling global economy, education is focused on core subjects such as language arts and mathematics, and the development of technological and career-readiness skills. Arts education has not been a central focus of education reform movements in the United States, and none of the current...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Reflections on the Aesthetic Experience

    Psychoanalysis and the uncanny

    By Gregorio Kohon

    Series: New Library of Psychoanalysis 'Beyond the Couch' series

    Interest in the relationship between psychoanalysis and art - and other disciplines - is growing. In his new book Reflections on the Aesthetic: Psychoanalysis and the uncanny, Gregorio Kohon examines and reflects upon psychoanalytic understandings of estrangement, the Freudian notions of the...

    To Be Published August 12th 2015 by Routledge

  3. For Creative Geographies

    Geography, Visual Arts and the Making of Worlds

    By Harriet Hawkins

    Series: Routledge Advances in Geography

    This book provides the first sustained critical exploration, and celebration, of the relationship between Geography and the contemporary Visual Arts. With the growth of research in the Geohumanities and the Spatial Humanities, there is an imperative to extend and deepen considerations of the form...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Is Landscape...?

    Essays on the Identity of Landscape

    Edited by Gareth Doherty, Charles Waldheim

    Is Landscape…? provides a compelling investigation into the multiple facets of landscape architecture to examine its position as a profession and discipline. With contributions from a host of international academics and professionals, this book addresses a range of topics including history and...

    To Be Published October 21st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Psychoanalytic Studies of Creativity, Greed and Fine Art

    Making contact with the self

    By David P Levine

    Throughout the history of psychoanalysis, the study of creativity and fine art has been a special concern. Psychoanalytic Studies of Creativity, Greed and Fine Art: Making Contact with the Self makes a distinct contribution to the psychoanalytic study of art by focusing attention on the...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. How Folklore Shaped Modern Art

    On the Uncritical ‘Other’ of Aesthetics

    By Wes Hill

    Series: Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

    This book addresses key debates about criticality in art by tracing the delimitations between folkloric and fine art production that have affected the modernist, postmodernist and contemporary eras in different ways. It looks at the tendency to equate highly valued art with the portrayal of an...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Singularities: Dance and Visual Arts in the Age of Performance

    By Andre Lepecki

    To Be Published February 15th 2016 by Routledge

  8. Wonder in Contemporary Artistic Practice

    Edited by Christian Mieves, Irene Brown

    Series: Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

    Wonder has an established link to the history and philosophy of science. However, there is little acknowledgement of the relationship between the visual arts and wonder. This book presents a new perspective on this overlooked connection, allowing a unique insight into the role of wonder in...

    To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge

  9. Museums and Photography

    Displaying Death

    By Elena Stylianou, Theopisti Stylianou-Lambert

    Series: Routledge Research in Museum Studies

    Museums and Photography combines a strong theoretical approach with international case studies to investigate the display of death in various types of museums—history, anthropology, art, ethnographic, and science museums – and to understand the changing role of photography in museums . Offering a...

    To Be Published May 1st 2016 by Routledge

  10. The Routledge International Handbook of Intercultural Arts Research

    Edited by Pamela Burnard, Elizabeth Mackinlay, Kimberly Powell

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks of Education

    For artists, scholars, researchers, educators and students of arts theory interested in culture and the arts, a proper understanding of the questions surrounding ‘interculturality’ and the arts requires a full understanding of the creative, methodological and interconnected possibilities of theory,...

    To Be Published May 1st 2016 by Routledge