This Is Not a Pipe, 24
ISBN: 0520236947
EAN13: 9780520236943
Language: English
Pages: 104
Edition: "Second Edition,"
Format: Paperback
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Book Overview
What does it mean to write This is not a pipe across a bluntly literal painting of a pipe? Ren Magritte's famous canvas provides the starting point for a delightful homage by French philosopher and historian Michel Foucault. Much better known for his incisive and mordant explorations of power and social exclusion, Foucault here assumes a more playful stance. By exploring the nuances and ambiguities of Magritte's visual critique of language, he finds the painter less removed than previously thought from the pioneers of modern abstraction.

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