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Privatising Culture by Chin-Tao Wu

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Published by Verso .
Written in English


  • Advertising,
  • Art funding, patronage & sponsorship,
  • Theory of art,
  • Criticism,
  • Free Enterprise,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Art,
  • Business Aspects,
  • Popular Culture - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages392
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9810943M
ISBN 101859844723
ISBN 109781859844724

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These criticisms aside, Privatising Culture provides an excellent primer on the corporate exploitation of public culture in the past two decades. Chin-tao Wu // Privatising Culture: Corporate Art Intervention Since the s // Verso // // ISBN // £ Simon Ford is assistant editor of Mute magazine.   | # in Books | Verso | | | Original language: English | PDF # 1 | x x l, | File type: PDF | pages | | File size: Mb I think that Privatising Culture. Chin-tao Wu specialises in contemporary art and culture, and has contributed to New Left Review and Kunst und Politik: Jahrbuch der is an Honorary Research Fellow at University College London and currently teaches at Nanhua University in Taiwan. Privatization and Culture is a pioneering venture, confronting fables with facts. It focuses on European experiences in the performing arts (theatre and opera), heritage (museums and built heritage) and cultural industries (film and television broadcasting and the book industry). The result is an up-to-date insight into privatization in the Format: Paperback.

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