National Visions, National Blindness: Canadian Art and Identities in the 1920s

National Visions, National Blindness: Canadian Art and Identities in the 1920s

By: Leslie Dawn (author)Hardback

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National Visions, National Blindness is an elegantly written work offering new and insightful analysis, and will be of great interest to readers and researchers of Canadian art history, First Nations art and history, tourism, cultural politics, museum studies, and ethnographic practices.

About Author

Leslie Dawn is a professor in the Department of Art at the University of Lethbridge.

Contents

Acknowledgments Introduction 1 Canadian Art in England 2 England in Canadian Art 3 Canadian Art in Paris 4 Canadian Primitives in Paris 5 Barbeau and Kihn with the Stoney in Alberta 6 Barbeau and Kihn with the Gitxsan in British Columbia 7 Giving Gitxsan Totem Poles a New Slant 8 Representing and Repossessing the Skeena Valley 9 West Coast Art, Native and Modern 10 The Downfall of Barbeau 11 Revisiting Carr Conclusion Notes Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774812177
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 456
  • ID: 9780774812177
  • weight: 780
  • ISBN10: 0774812176

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