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Another “Kind of Solution”: Art's Waiting for the Barbarians

in Barbarism and Its Discontents

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804782760
eISBN:
9780804785372
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804782760.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, American, 18th Century and Early American Literature

This chapter examines artworks that transpose the topos of waiting for the barbarians into a visual medium, into sites of enunciation outside or in the margins of the West, and into a contemporary ... More


Introduction

in Barbarism and Its Discontents

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804782760
eISBN:
9780804785372
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804782760.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 18th Century and Early American Literature

The words “barbarism” and the “barbarian” are both accompanied by a seemingly negativity stemming from their connotations of violence, brutality, exploitation, and destruction as well as their ... More


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