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Title WACK! : art and the feminist revolution / organized by Cornelia Butler ; essays by Cornelia Butler ... [and others] ; edited by Lisa Gabrielle Mark
Published Los Angeles : Museum of Contemporary Art ; Cambridge, MA : MIT Press, [2007]


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Description 511 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Contents Art and feminism : an ideology of shifting criteria / Cornelia Butler -- Plates -- Artist biographies -- Chronology through cartography : mapping 1970s feminist art globally / Marsha Meskimmon -- The woman who never was : self-representation, photography, and first-wave feminist art / Abigail Solomon-Godeau -- The returns of touch : feminist performances, 1960-80 / Peggy Phelan -- Hard targets : male bodies, feminist art, and the force of censorship in the 1970s / Richard Meyer -- Voices and images of Italian feminism / Judith Russi Kirshner -- Abundant evidence : black women artists of the 1960s and 70s / Valerie Smith -- Fugitive identities and dissenting code-systems : women artists during the military dictatorship in Chile / Nelly Richard -- Painting with ambivalence / Helen Molesworth -- Their memory is playing tricks on her : notes toward a calligraphy of rage / Catherine Lord -- The feminist nomad : the all-women group show / Jenni Sorkin
Selected chronology of all-women group exhibitions, 1943-83
Notes "Accompanies the exhibition "WACK! Art and the feminist revolution," organized by Cornelia Butler and presented at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, 4 March-16 July 2007"--T.p. verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Feminism and art -- Exhibitions.
Women artists -- Exhibitions.
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Genre/Form Exhibition catalogs.
Author Butler, Cornelia H.
Mark, Lisa Gabrielle.
Museum of Contemporary Art (Los Angeles, Calif.)
LC no. 2006046940
ISBN 0914357999 (alk. paper)
9780914357995 (alk. paper)