Art Matters Book
Edited by Brian Wallis, Marianne Weems, and Philip Yenawine
In 1997, with help of the Lannan Foundation, Art Matters produced Art Matters: How the Culture Wars Changed America, an edited volume of essays and projects addressing visual art in the 1980s and 1990s and related debates on social identity, public morality, communal values, and freedom of expression.
The book includes contributions by: Julie Ault, Douglas Crimp, David Deitcher, Richard Elovich, Andrea Fraser, Coco Fusco, Holly Hughes, Lewis Hyde, Lucy Lippard, Kobena Mercer, Martha Rosler, Kathleen M. Sullivan, Carol S. Vance, Michele Wallace, David Wojnarowicz, Philip Yenawine, and George Yudice.
Essays from the book
Too Political? Forget It
Lucy R. Lippard
Talking to Art Matters
The Culture War within the Culture Wars: Race
What Does Silence Equal Now