Volksfronten | Popular Fronts—Art and Populism in an Era of Culture Wars

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Volksfronten | Popular Fronts is the title of the reader on the 51st edition of steirischer herbst. The title refers to steirischer herbst ’18, the first edition of the festival under the direction of Ekaterina Degot.  Essays commissioned specifically for the publication, as well as artists’ texts examine the notion and historical context of Volksfronten and populism, illuminating the role of critical thinking and artistic practice. Numerous full color images of artworks created for steirischer herbst '18 accompany the discourse.

Edited by Ekaterina Degot and David Riff with Katalin Erdödi and Dominik Müller

Texts by Ernst Bloch and Hanns Eisler, Anton Jäger, Ishay Landa, Sven Lütticken, Ewa Majewska, Oliver Marchart, Drehli Robnik, Tiago Saraiva, Sylvia Sasse, and Oxana Timofeeva

304 pages, 18,8 × 25,6 cm, 38 illustrations, softcover, English
Design by Mevis & Van Deursen
Hatje Cantz Verlag, Berlin
ISBN 978-3-7757-4602-1

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