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Devastation and Laughter: Satire, Power, and Culture in the Early Soviet State (1920s1930s)
Devastation and Laughter: Satire, Power, and Culture in the Early Soviet State (1920s–1930s)
By Annie Gérin

In Devastation and Laughter, Annie Gérin explores the use of satire in the visual arts, the circus, theatre, and cinema under Lenin and Stalin.

Available Jan 2018
Measured Words: Computation and Writing in Renaissance Italy
Measured Words: Computation and Writing in Renaissance Italy
By Arielle Saiber

Measured Words investigates the rich commerce between computation and writing that proliferated in fifteenth- and sixteenth-century Italy.

Available Dec 2017
Postscript: Writing After Conceptual Art
Postscript: Writing After Conceptual Art

Edited by Andrea Andersson

Postscript is the first collection of writings on the subject of conceptual writing by a diverse field of scholars in the realms of art, literature, media, as well as the artists themselves

Available Sep 2017
Law and the Visual: Representations, Technologies, and Critique
Law and the Visual: Representations, Technologies, and Critique
Edited by Desmond Manderson

In Law and the Visual, leading legal theorists, art historians, and critics come together to present new work examining the intersection between legal and visual discourses.

Available Aug 2017
Toronto, No Mean City: Third Edition, Revised
Toronto, No Mean City: Third Edition, Revised
By Eric Arthur and Stephen Otto

This reprint of the third edition, prepared by Stephen Otto, updates Arthur's classic to include information and illustrations uncovered since the appearance of the first edition.

Available May 2017
The Unmaking of Home in Contemporary Art
The Unmaking of Home in Contemporary Art
By Claudette Lauzon

Building on the scholarship of key art historians and theorists such as Judith Butler and Mieke Bal, Claudette Lauzon embarks upon a transnational analysis of contemporary artists who challenge the assumption that ‘home’ is a stable site of belonging.

Available May 2017
The Art of Subtraction: Digital Adaptation and the Object Image
The Art of Subtraction: Digital Adaptation and the Object Image
By Bruno Lessard

The Art of Subtraction is the first full-length study on the CD-ROM as a creative platform.

Published Apr 2017
The Twelfth-Century Renaissance: A Reader
The Twelfth-Century Renaissance: A Reader
Edited by Alex J. Novikoff
In his thoughtful introduction, Novikoff explores the term "twelfth-century renaissance" and whether or not it should be applied to a range of thinkers with differing outlooks and attitudes.
Published Dec 2016
Yakuglas' Legacy: The Art and Times of Charlie James
Yakuglas' Legacy: The Art and Times of Charlie James
By Ronald W. Hawker

Through a balanced reading of the historical period and James’ artistic production, Ronald W. Hawker argues that James’ shift to contemporary art forms allowed the artist to make a critical statement about the vitality of Kwakwaka'wakw culture

Published Nov 2016
Naamiwan's Drum: The Story of a Contested Repatriation of Anishinaabe Artefacts
Naamiwan's Drum: The Story of a Contested Repatriation of Anishinaabe Artefacts
By Maureen Matthews

Naamiwan’s Drum follows the story of a famous Ojibwe medicine man, his gifted grandson, and remarkable water drum. The book contains a powerful Anishinaabe interpretive perspective on repatriation and on anthropology itself.

Published Nov 2016