CULTURAL STUDIES

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Ridinghouse

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Pirates and Farmers

By Dave Hickey.

Following the news of his self-imposed exile from art criticism, Dave Hickey’s newest body of essays questions and challenges the cultural status quo in his trademark witty style.
Arguably one of the most astute critics working today, Dave Hickey's multi-decade career as a leading cultural commentator is characterised by his blend of high and mass culture and his fervent critique of the celebrity-driven culture of the art world in the 21st century.
In his usual humorous manner, Hickey has declared that: ‘I miss being an elitist and not having to talk to idiots’ in a field that, he believes, is defined by the commoditisation of art and the self-referential tendencies of criticism itself.
Author of popular books Air Guitar: Essays on Art & Democracy and The Invisible Dragon: Four Essays on Beauty, this new body of shorter essays looks at more contemporary phenomena: super-collectors, the trope of the biennale and the loss of looking.


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Pirates and Farmers

PIRATES AND FARMERS

By Dave Hickey.

RIDINGHOUSE

ISBN: 9781905464722
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Pub Date: 9/1/2013
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We Are The Market!

WE ARE THE MARKET!

Edited with introduction by Freek Lomme, Josh Plough.

ONOMATOPEE

ISBN: 9789491677878
USD $25.00
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Pub Date: 8/25/2018
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The Modern History of Italian Wine

THE MODERN HISTORY OF ITALIAN WINE

By Walter Filiputti.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857226231
USD $60.00
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Pub Date: 9/13/2016
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Democracy

DEMOCRACY

Edited by Hanspeter Kriesi.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037783962
USD $60.00
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Pub Date: 11/25/2013
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For Climate's Sake!

FOR CLIMATE'S SAKE!

Edited by Rene Swarzenbach.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037782453
USD $65.00
| CAN $87

Pub Date: 10/25/2012
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Our World to Change!

OUR WORLD TO CHANGE!

Edited by Ruedi Baur.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037785294
USD $20.00
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Pub Date: 2/25/2017
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The Labour of Enjoyment: Towards a Critique of Libidinal Economy

THE LABOUR OF ENJOYMENT: TOWARDS A CRITIQUE OF LIBIDINAL ECONOMY

By Samo Tomšic.

WALTHER KöNIG, KöLN/AUGUST VERLAG

ISBN: 9783941360563
USD $29.95
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Pub Date: 11/26/2019
Forthcoming


Lost in Media

LOST IN MEDIA

Edited by Ismail Einasche, Thomas Roueché.

VALIZ

ISBN: 9789492095688
USD $25.00
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Pub Date: 11/19/2019
Forthcoming


Museum of Capitalism

MUSEUM OF CAPITALISM

INVENTORY PRESS

ISBN: 9781941753262
USD $45.00
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Pub Date: 11/19/2019
Forthcoming


Post-Butt

POST-BUTT

By Melani De Luca. Introduction by Charlotte van Buylaere.

ONOMATOPEE

ISBN: 9789493148024
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Pub Date: 8/20/2019
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The Dwarf in the Chess Machine

THE DWARF IN THE CHESS MACHINE

By Lieven De Cauter.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789462084971
USD $60.00
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Pub Date: 5/21/2019
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Food Is Fiction

FOOD IS FICTION

By Linda Roodenburg.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789462084674
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Pub Date: 3/19/2019
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