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Cute, Quaint, Hungry and Romantic : The Aesthetics of Consumerism - 00 edition

Cute, Quaint, Hungry and Romantic : The Aesthetics of Consumerism (ISBN10: 0306810476; ISBN13: 9780306810473)
ISBN13: 978-0306810473
ISBN10: 0306810476

Summary: Call it an encyclopedia of low-brow aesthetics. In Cute, Quaint, Hungry and Romantic, the writer whom Steven Millhauser called "the most original essayist since George Orwell" examines with devastating wit and in a style distinctly his own the contagious appeal of that which is not art, the uses of the useless, the politics of product design and advertising. Here is a psychic voyage into the aesthetic unconscious of the consumer, as well as "the perfec ...show moret companion for any foray through Restoration Hardware or the freezer compartment at Dean & DeLuca" (Village Voice Literary Supplement). From teddy bears to Mars Bars to Leonardo DiCaprio, this is the refuse of consumerism unflinchingly-and very entertainingly-observed. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 00
Cover: Print On Demand
Publisher: Da Capo Press
Published: 04/17/2007
International: No

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