Visual Shock: A History of Art Controversies in American Culture (Paperback)
A History of Art Controversies in American Culture
Vintage Books USA, 9781400034642, 450pp.
Publication Date: November 6, 2007
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Praise For Visual Shock: A History of Art Controversies in American Culture…
"Deep, richly detailed, and enlightening."—The Boston Globe“Compelling. . . . A nuanced study . . . offers an important context for looking at ongoing issues of censorship and debates about the point of art.”—The Miami Herald "Kammen . . . handles these variegated brouhahas with welcome deftness; he squeezes in all the facts while maintaining a nice narrative flow."—The Nation"A detailed and comprehensive survey of the history of artistic battles in the United States."—The Houston Chronicle