The Anti Aesthetic Essays On Postmodern Culture 1983
The Anti-Aesthetic: Essays on Postmodern Culture (1983 …
The Anti-Aesthetic does important cultural work by thus mapping the interfaces of postmodernism and poststructuralism, and the book itself refuses a unified position on postmodernism, just as poststructuralism attacks seamless narratives, "master discourses" and all other unities.
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The Anti-Aesthetic is important because it demonstrates that aU theories of postmodernism are implicitly political and ideological; indeed it offers itself as a dispatch from the trenches of cultural poUtics.