The Politics of Aesthetics (Bloomsbury Revelations)

The Politics of Aesthetics (Bloomsbury Revelations)

Jacques Rancière

Language: English

Pages: 144

ISBN: 1780935358

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub


The Politics of Aesthetics rethinks the relationship between art and politics, reclaiming "aesthetics" from the narrow confines it is often reduced to. Jacques Rancière reveals its intrinsic link to politics by analysing what they both have in common: the delimitation of the visible and the invisible, the audible and the inaudible, the thinkable and the unthinkable, the possible and the impossible. Presented as a set of inter-linked interviews, The Politics of Aesthetics provides the most comprehensive introduction to Rancière's work to date, ranging across the history of art and politics from the Greek polis to the aesthetic revolution of the modern age.

Available now in the Bloomsbury Classics series 10 years after its original publication, The Politics of Aesthetics includes an afterword by Slavoj Zizek, an interview for the English edition, a glossary of technical terms and an extensive bibliography.

Surfaces: A History

Finding Beauty in a Broken World

New Left Review, Volume 319 (January - February 2014)

Aesthetics and the Philosophy of Art: An Introduction (Elements of Philosophy)

A Philosophical Enquiry into the Sublime and Beautiful (Penguin Classics)

The Fall Out of Redemption: Writing and Thinking Beyond Salvation in Baudelaire, Cioran, Fondane, Agamben, and Nancy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Show sample text content

Download sample

Download