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By Mel Jordan

modern visible tradition, artwork, concept and feedback shifted after the top of the chilly battle, in order that cultural construction in either the East and the West underwent radical new demanding situations. paintings and idea After Socialism considers the recent severe insights which are produced within the collisions of artwork idea from the ex-East and ex-West. The amassed essays assert that desires promised through consumerism and capitalism haven't been added within the East, and that the West isn't a sector of liberation, more and more drawn into worldwide clash in addition to media presentation of a high-risk society.

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