Minerva Cuevas: Disidencia

Accessing Books at the ERC


Please note that these books are available at the Mishkin Gallery for visitors to peruse in person.  Most have been loaned to the Mishkin Gallery by the Newman Library for the duration of the exhibition.  In order to ensure equal access through the Exhibition Resource Center (ERC), these books cannot be borrowed or removed from the gallery space at any time or for any reason.  We greatly appreciate your respecting and abiding by these access guidelines.      

Books about Art and Globalization

  • Lee, Pamela M.  Forgetting the Art World.  Cambridge, MA, MIT Press, 2012.
  • Mathur, Saloni, ed.  The Migrant’s Time:  Rethinking Art History and Diaspora.  Williamstown, MA, Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2011.
  • Zarobell, John.  Art and the Global Economy.  Oakland, University of California Press, 2017.

E-Books about Art and Globalization

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Books about Radicalism or Art and Social Action/Social Problems in Art

  • Alinsky, Saul David.  Rules for Radicals: A Practical Primer for Realistic Radicals.  New York, Vintage Books, 1971.
  • Moyer, Twylene and Glenn Harper, eds..  The New Earthwork: Art, Action, Agency.  Hamilton, NJ, ISC Press, 2011.
  • Thompson, Nato and Gregory Sholette, et al, eds..  The interventionists:  Users’ Manual for the Creative Disruption of Everyday Life.  Cambridge, MA, MIT Press, 2004.

Books on Art and Mexico/Mexican-American Border

  • Bonansinga, Kate and Lucy Lippard.  Curating at the Edge: Artisits Respond to the U.S./Mexico Border.  Austin, University of Texas Press, 2010 .[Link to E-book]
  • Gutierrez, Laura G.  Performing Mexicanidad: Vendidas y Cabareteras on the Transnational Stage.  Austin, University of Texas Press, 2010.
  • Sheren, Ila Nicole.  Portable Borders - Performance Art and Politics on the U.S. Frontera since 1984. Austin, University of Texas Press, 2015. [Link to E-book]

Books about Multiculturalism and America

  • Lippard, Lucy R.  Mixed Blessings: New Art in a Multicutural America.  New York, Pantheon Books, 1990.

Books about Indians of Mexico and the Americas

  • Trigger, Bruce G., and Wilcomb E. Washburn, et al ,eds.  The Cambridge History of the Native Peoples of the Americas (Vol II: MesoAmerica, Part 1 and 2).  Cambridge, England, Cambridge University Press, 1996-2000.
  • Weaver, Muriel Porter.  The Aztecs, Maya and their predecessors: Archaeology of Mesoamerica.  San Diego, Academic Press, 1993.

Books about Postcolonialism – South America/Human Ecology – South America

  • Gomez-Barris, Macarena.  The Extractive Zone: Social Ecologies and Decolonial Perspectives.  Durham, Duke University Press, 2017.

Books about History of the City University of New York (CUNY)


  • Shoiock Roff, Sandra, et alFrom the Free Academy to CUNY: illustrating public higher education in New York City, 1847-1997.  Fordham UP, 2000.

Websites related to the Exhibition

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