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Title Huckleberry Finn / [editor, Jens Hoffmann ; authors Jens Hoffmann ... et al.]

Imprint San Francisco : California College of the Arts, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    704.9493 HUC    Available
Description 107 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 23 cm.
Note Published in conjunction with the exhibition Huckleberry Finn, September 28-December 11, 2010 organized by the CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts and curated by Jens Hoffmann with Mirjana Blankenship.
Contents Colored only! No whites allowed -- Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: book report -- The complete Mark Twain: the author -- Map of Huck and Jim's journey -- The artists -- The exhibition -- A story without end: Huckleberry Finn, race and the contemproary imagination.
Summary The catalog of a exhibit about Twain's most noted novel focuses on the character of Jim and what it reveals about America's uneasy attitude to race and slavery, and features contemporary art inspired by the novel or by these issues.
Subject Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn -- Exhibitions.
Racism in art -- Exhibitions.
Art, Modern -- 21st century -- Exhibitions.
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Hoffmann, Jens, 1974-
Blankenship, Mirjana.
CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts.
ISBN 9780980205596

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