" Art Objects For when Jeanette Winterson looks at works as diverse as the" Mona Lisa" and Virginia Woolf's" The Waves, " she frees them from layers of preconception and restores their power to exalt and unnerve, shock and transform us.
Art Objects: Essays on Ecstasy and Effrontery is a transcendent read in its totality Winterson goes on to examine such subjects as imagination and reality, the ecstasy of words, and the semiotics of sex. We censor it, sentimentalise it, treat it as a commodity.
But we can't reduce its power. Jeanette Winterson on why art now matters more than ever. May 07, 1996 Jeanette Winterson OBE is the author of ten novels, including The Passion, Sexing the Cherry and Written on the Body, a book of short stories, The World and Other Places, a collection of essays, Art Objects as well as many other works, including children's books, screenplays and journalism.
The official site of the author. Page about Essay by Jeanette Winterson. Wintersons own passionate vision of art is presented here, provocatively and personally, in pieces on Modernism, autobiography, style, painting, the future of fiction, in two essays on Virginia Woolf, and more intimately in pieces where she describes her relationship to her work and the books that she loves.
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A selfimportant grab bag of essays on art, sex, and writing by one of England's preeminent literary talents. MORE BY JEANETTE WINTERSON. Fiction. CHRISTMAS DAYS. by Jeanette Winterson Fiction.
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i! .KE. MEMORIAL. U8RARY Art Objects: Essays On Ecstasy And Effrontery by Jeanette Winterson In these ten intertwined essays, one of our most provocative young novelists proves that she is just as stylish and outrageous an art critic.
Art Objects: Essays on Ecstasy and Effrontery [Jeanette Winterson on Amazon. com. FREE shipping on qualifying offers. In these ten intertwined essays, one of our most provocative young novelists proves that she is just as stylish and outrageous an art critic. For when Jeanette Winterson looks at works as diverse as the Mona Lisa and Jeanette Winterson ART OBJECTS Essays on ecstasy and effrontery, Jonathan Cape, London, 1995 pp 321 ART OBJECTS I was in Amsterdam one snowy Christmas when the weather had turned the canals into oblongs of ice.
We Want to Be Moved: ESSAYS: ART OBJECTS: Essays on Ecstasy and Effrontery, By Jeanette Winterson (Alfred A. Knopf: 21; 192 pp. ) March 31, 1996 Victoria Redel Redel is the author, most recently of" Where the Road Bottoms Out, " a collection of short stories from Knopf Jeanette Winterson, CBE (born 27 August 1959) is an awardwinning English writer, who became famous with her first book, Art Objects: Essays in Ecstasy and Effrontery (1995) essays; Gut Symmetries (1997) The World and Other Places (1998) short stories; The Dreaming House (1998)