Transmissibility: Writing Aesthetic History (Hardcover)

Transmissibility: Writing Aesthetic History By Jae Emerling Cover Image
Not On Our Shelves - Available to Order


This book examines transmissibility to remind us why the vitality and epistemic significance of an artwork is anachronistic and futural.

Transmissibility: Writing Aesthetic History performs a transdisciplinary philosophy of aesthetic history via the work of Gilles Deleuze and F lix Guattari, Cy Twombly, Marina Abramovic, Paul Celan, Cecil Taylor, Italo Calvino, Candida H fer, and others by focusing on theā–”artistic and historiographic labor that differentiates artworks from other modes of creation.

About the Author

Jae Emerling is Professor of Art History in the College of Arts + Architecture at the University of North Carolina, Charlotte. He is the author of Theory for Art History and Photography: History and Theory, published by Routledge.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780367859015
ISBN-10: 0367859017
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: August 17th, 2023
Pages: 156
Language: English