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The 1st ebook via Hélène Cixous on portray and the modern arts. This assortment gathers so much of Hélène Cixous' texts dedicated to modern artists, similar to the painter Nancy Spero, the photographer Andres Serrano, the visible artist Roni Horn, the style fashion designer Sonia Rykiel and the choreographer Karine Saporta, between others. The artistic endeavors belong to varied genres and media - images, portray, installations, movie, choreography and type layout - whereas the commentaries all take care of a few of Hélène Cixous' privileged issues: exile, struggle, violence (against ladies) and exclusion, in addition to love, reminiscence, attractiveness and tenderness.Neither paintings feedback nor a suite of severe essays, Hélène Cixous responds to those works of art as a poet, studying them as though they have been poems. Written among 1985 and 2010, almost all these essays are unpublished in English, or released merely in infrequent catalogues or artwork books.

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