Interruptions: With Photographs by David Clarke and Essays by Xu Xi by Xi XuInterruptions: With Photographs by David Clarke and Essays by Xu Xi by Xi Xu

Interruptions: With Photographs by David Clarke and Essays by Xu Xi

byXi Xu, David Clarke

Paperback | September 12, 2016

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Interruptions is rooted in the tradition of contemporary ekphrastic writing, where an author creates a literary response in order to confront or narrate a work of visual art. Here, the photographer and writer engage in a dialogue between David Clarke's selections from his photographic archives and Xu Xi's essays written in response to each photo, which, in turn, triggers the next photographic choice.
David Clarke is Professor in the Department of Fine Arts, University of Hong Kong, where he has taught since 1986. He has written extensively on both Chinese and Western art and culture, with a primary focus on the twentieth century, and is also active as a photographer and visual artist. He has published two photo books about Hong Kon...
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Title:Interruptions: With Photographs by David Clarke and Essays by Xu XiFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 8 × 9 × 0.4 inPublished:September 12, 2016Publisher:Hong Kong University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:9881902312

ISBN - 13:9789881902313

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