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Title Edges of empire : orientalism and visual culture / edited by Jocelyn Hackforth-Jones and Mary Roberts
Published Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2005


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 MELB  303.48209 Hac/Eoe  AVAILABLE
Description pages cm
Series New interventions in art history
New interventions in art history.
Contents Introduction: Visualising culture across the edges of empire / Jocelyn Hackforth-Jones and Mary Roberts -- Commemorating imperiality: from Algiers to Damascus / Zeynep Çelik -- Out of the earth, Egypt's Statue of Liberty? / Darcy Grigsby -- Cultural crossings: sartorial adventures, satiric narratives and the question of indigenous agency in nineteenth-century Europe and the Near East / Mary Roberts -- "Oriental" femininity as cultural commodity: authorship, authority, and authenticity / Reina Lewis -- The sweet waters of Asia: representing difference/differencing representation in the nineteenth century / Frederick Bohrer -- The work of translation: Turkish modernism and the "generation of 1914" / Alistair Wright -- Stolen or shared: ancient Egypt at the Petrie Museum / Sally McDonald -- Andalusia in the time of the Moors: regret and colonial presence in Paris, 1900 / Roger Benjamin
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Intercultural communication in art.
Orientalism in art.
Art, European -- 19th century.
Art, Middle Eastern -- European influences.
Art, North African -- European influences.
Author Hackforth-Jones, Jocelyn.
Roberts, Mary, 1965-
LC no. 2005004886
ISBN 1405116897
9781405116886 (hard cover : alk. paper)
1405116889 (hard cover : alk. paper)