Images of Transition - Perspectives on Visuality in Egypt, 2011-2013
||Dal, Mikala Hyldig|
|Series title:||Urban Studies|
|Publication Date:||Jan 2014|
| Publisher:||Transcript Verlag|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $35.00|
| Book Description: |
What aesthetic structures, representational codes, and conventions are at play in transitory Egypt? Which are broken? How is democracy envisioned? How did January 25 change the relationship between citizens, public space, and visual expression? What politics are at play when history manifests as image?
Cairo: Images of Transition offers a broad range of artistic and academic works that examine the relationship between aesthetics and politics in the wake of the Egyptian...