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Author Walker, Joanna S., 1977-

Title Nancy Spero, encounters / Joanna S. Walker
Published Farnham, Surrey, UK, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, 2011


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 MELB  709.2 Spero Wal/Nse  AVAILABLE
Description 249 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Contents note continued: 3.Perhaps dance is the first language -- Dance, power and buoyancy -- ̀It is some frenzied, fiery, apocalyptic kind of dance' -- To the Revolution -- The First Language -- ̀I direct now what is going on' -- Speaking eurhythmically -- The embodied viewer -- Epilogue -- Appendices -- 1.An abbreviated list of books of interest in Spero's personal library -- 2.Nancy Spero: edited interview transcripts -- 3.Martha Wilson: edited interview transcript -- 4.Samm Kunce: edited interview transcript
Machine generated contents note: The monograph -- The ̀dialogic' -- An encounter in three parts -- 1.The body is present even if in disguise -- Homage to Ana Mendieta -- The activist body -- Tracing Ana Mendieta -- Skin, spit and speech -- The stain of an absent wound -- Tracing the trace -- An abstract measure of the body -- An embodied remembering -- Speaking obliquely -- The typewriter and the Rorschach blot -- The printing plate and the silhouette -- The body is present even if in disguise -- Repetition as difference -- A new self-portrait -- 2.Bringing H.D. to this moment -- H.D. Fragments -- ̀Prowling for ideas and images to recycle' -- To transpose or translate -- Piecing together: a physical, temporal and semiotic layering -- A labyrinthine and spiralling dream-time -- Superimposed meaning(s) -- The indecipherable script -- H.D.'s ̀living hieroglyphs' -- The dream-image -- The writing on the wall -- Spero's ̀hieroglyphic' distortion of meaning --
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Spero, Nancy, 1926-2009 -- Interviews.
Spero, Nancy, 1926-2009 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Art, American.
Women in art.
Genre/Form Interviews.
Author Spero, Nancy, 1926-2009.
LC no. 2011002279
ISBN 9781409420439 (hbk.)
Other Titles Encounters