Cumbrian alchemy

Williams, Robert ORCID logo ORCID: and Wilson, Bryan McGovern (2016) Cumbrian alchemy. In: Carpenter, Ele, (ed.) The Nuclear Culture Source Book. Black Dog, London, UK, 070-198.

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The 'Nuclear culture source book' is a resource and introduction to nuclear culture, one of the most urgent themes within contemporary art and society, charting the ways in which art and philosophy contribute to a cultural understanding of the nuclear. The book brings together contemporary art and ideas investigating the nuclear Anthropocene, nuclear sites and materiality, along with important questions of radiological inheritance, nuclear modernity and he philosophical concept of radiation as a hyperobject.

See pp.070, 074-5, 188, 198. Robert Williams & Bryan McGovern Wilson, Cumbrian Alchemy (2013-2016).

Item Type: Book Section
Publisher: Black Dog
ISBN: 9781911164050
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Departments: Academic Departments > Institute of Arts (IOA) > Fine Arts
Additional Information: The project by Robert Williams and Bryan McGovern Wilson, Cumbrian Alchemy, is included in this important survey of contemporary art dealing with the Nuclear Anthropocene. The book was published to co-incide with the opening of Perpetual Uncertainty at Bildmuseet, Umeå, Sweden in October 2016.
Depositing User: Robert Williams
Date Deposited: 10 Oct 2016 10:54
Last Modified: 12 Jan 2024 16:16


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