February 13, 2011
Weekly Book List, February 14, 2011
Troubling Vision: Performance, Visuality, and Blackness by Nicole R. Fleetwood (University of Chicago Press; 276 pages; $75 hardcover, $25 paperback). Explores visualizations of the black body as both familiar and disruptive; topics include documentary photography, popular music, and performance art.
Contesting Realities: The Public Sphere and Morality in Southern Yemen by Susanne Dahlgren