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cover of Studies into Darkness: The Perils and Promise of Freedom of Speech

Studies into Darkness: The Perils and Promise of Freedom of Speech

Edited by Carin Kuoni and Laura Raicovich

Guided by acclaimed artist, filmmaker, and activist Amar Kanwar, the Vera List Center for Art and Politics at The New School convened a series of public seminars on freedom of speech. This volumes emerges from these seminars as a collection of newly commissioned texts, artist projects, and resources.

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Interwar Itineraries: Authenticity in Anglophone and French Travel Writing

Emily O. Wittman

Using translation theory and new approaches in travel studies and global modernisms, Wittman links and complicates the symbolic and rhetorical strategies of a diverse group of writers from two languages who embarked on the search for new places and “authentic” experiences.

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