Our Aesthetic Categories: Zany, Cute, Interesting by Sianne Ngai

Our Aesthetic Categories: Zany, Cute, Interesting

Book Title: Our Aesthetic Categories: Zany, Cute, Interesting

Publisher: Harvard University Press

ISBN: 0674088123

Author: Sianne Ngai


* You need to enable Javascript in order to proceed through the registration flow.

Sianne Ngai with Our Aesthetic Categories: Zany, Cute, Interesting

Related Books

The zany, the cute, and the interesting saturate postmodern culture, dominating the look of its art and commodities as well as our ways of speaking about the ambivalent feelings these objects often inspire. In this study Ngai offers an aesthetic theory for the hypercommodified, mass-mediated, performance-driven world of late capitalism.