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Hi, I found digital copies of the books that’s we’re going to use initially in the coming weeks. Unfortunately, I can’t upload it here. I think the file may be too big. But here are the upload links that you can use. This is 4shared, its fairly simple to use. Just click on the link that I will post here and follow the instructions on the website. Its in pdf format. Please read Chapters 1-3 of John Berger’s Ways of Seeing. Don’t worry, there are lots of pictures in it and and you’ve seen its only a very small book. Chapter 2 is entirely of pictures, so no trouble there. The e-copy of The Art of Art History: A Critical Anthology by Donald Preziosi that I found is an earlier edition of the copy I have. It has different pages but most of the articles are still there. Please read the Art History: Making the Visible Legible by David Preziosi (pp 7-11) and Introduction of Chapter 1 entitled Art as History (pp 13-21). It might seem daunting at first but just give it a try. We’ll discuss it the week after next. For next meeting, we’ll watch a movie. If you have any question, don’t hesitate to comment on this post or to email me.
The Art of Art History by David Preziosi:
Ways of Seeing by John Berger:
I hope you enjoy reading these books. See you next week!
**Hyperlink isn’t working for some reason. You can just copy and paste the URL into your browser. That should take care of it. See you in class!