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By Mel Jordan

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

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