The Art of Global Power: Artwork and Popular Cultures as World-Making Practices


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Artwork and well-liked cultures are important websites of contesting and altering energy relationships in world politics. The contributors to this revised assortment draw on their experiences throughout arts; activist; and educational communities to judge how the worldwide politics of capitalism; colonialism; and patriarchy are expressed and could also be reworked by means of creative labor and well-liked cultures.

Through their well-liked cultures and methodological therapy of art work as materials websites of producing aesthetic information and symbolizing world energy; the authors foreground an analysis of world hierarchies and transformative empowerment by means of critically engaged cultural tasks and political creativeness. By centralizing an intersectional evaluation of the gendered; racialized; financial dimensions of the praxis of tradition; The Art of Global Power reveals how art work and well-liked tradition tasks; occasions; and establishments are essential websites of transgressing the fabric situations that produce and maintain unfair world energy hierarchies.

This ebook intervenes within the worldwide relations well-liked tradition literature by problematizing the thought of a single homogenizing world well-liked tradition and involving with a number of well-liked cultures articulated from various world places and worldviews. To the worldwide relations aesthetics literature this ebook contributes an intersectional evaluation of aesthetics as an exemplified course of of information manufacturing and motion that takes place inside world situations of capitalism; colonialism; and patriarchy. This ebook will enchantment to varsity college students; researchers and practitioners of worldwide relations; and cultural; gender and media research.

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Emily Merson






178 pages






1138388289; 0429758618


9781138388284/ 9780429758614

Table of contents

Table of contents :
Half Title
Series Page
Title Page
Copyright Page
Dedication Page
List of figures
List of contributors
Series editor foreword
Introduction: artwork and popular cultures as world-making practices
PART I Artwork un/doing disciplinary boundaries
1 The art of crossing-over
2 Reproducing ‘popular’ empire: production, consumption and bodily labour in ‘America the Gift Shop’
3 Interracial picturesque: Lorraine O’Grady’s history of the Americas
PART II The colonial self/other and decolonial popular cultures
4 Pop goes the boycott
5 Hybrid/fusion music and the cosmopolitan imaginary
6 Fashionably worn: Qaddafi’s radical dress and his shades
PART III Creative methods as world politics
7 Intersectional curating: the world, the street, the hand

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