The Journal of Contemporary Thought
Summer Issue - 2003
Special Number Visual Culture

 

Contents:

In Memoriam
Bhupen Khakar
(1934 - 2003)

  Introduction
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Parul Dave Mukherji & Asma Rasheed

  Bhupen Khakar : A Historical Instance of True Reckoning and Disclosures
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Shivaji K. Panikkar

  Bhupen Khaker : A Select Chronology


  From Visual Culture to Visual Art : The Normative Shift
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Paul Crowther

  Merleau - Panty's Eye and Mind : Re - Thinking the Visible 
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David Brubaker

The Work of art in the Epoch of the Hegemony of Commodities
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Lev Kreft

  Aesthetics and Multiculturalism : Problems of Comparative Aesthetics
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Jale Nejdet Erzen

 Geometry , Symmetry ; Design , Intention :
 Notes on a Certain 'Turn' Point in Modern Aesthetics
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Arindam Dutta

 Of Nation , Mountains and Photography
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Aleš Erjavec

 Picturing the Goddess : Deciphering Meanings In Modern 'Public Culture'
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Sugata Ray

 Hybridized Signs and Sites : Inculturation or a Strategy of Survival ?
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Jothi F. Xavier

 Formation and Contestation of Meaning in Artworks
 and within Contemporary Art Institutions
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Marina Grzinic
 

 A Biological Mapping to Culture : The Concepts of Culturome ,
 Social Disease and Aesthetic Contagion
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Katya Mandoki

 Book Review
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Sugata Ray

 Conference Notes
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Gita Viswanath

 Workshop Notes
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Mandakini V. Jha & Ranjan K. Panda