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Truth in Visual Media: Aesthetics, Ethics and Politics

Marguerite La Caze and Ted Nannicelli


This book investigates the interrelations between aesthetics, ethics, and politics in a variety of visual media forms ranging across art installations, film and television, interactive documentaries, painting, photography, social media and videogames. An international mix of emerging and established authors, with interdisciplinary expertise, explores how different ethical questions, political implications, and aesthetic pleasures arise and shape one another in particular ways in distinct visual media. Investigating themes such as the use of cinema as a medium for ethical and political thought, ... More

Keywords: Aesthetics, Ethics, Politics, Truth, Visual media

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2021 Print ISBN-13: 9781474474467
Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: May 2022 DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9781474474467.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Marguerite La Caze, editor
University of Queensland

Ted Nannicelli, editor
University of Queensland

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