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The Painted Word

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No one skewers the popular movements of American culture like Tom Wolfe. In 1975, he turned his satirical pen to the pretensions of the contemporary art world, a world of social climbing, elitist posturing, and ingeniously absurd self-justifying theorizing. He addresses the scope of Modern Art, from its founding days as Abstract Expressionism through its transformations to Pop, Op, Minimal, and Conceptual. In the process he debunks the great American myth of Modern Art in an incandescent, hilarious, and devastating blast. ...

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The Painted Word
2018, Blackstone Audiobooks

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2008, Picador USA, New York

ISBN-13: 9780312427580

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The Painted Word
1999, Bantam

ISBN-13: 9780553380651

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The Painted Word
1989, Black Swan, London

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The Painted Word
1982, Bantam, New York, NY

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The Painted Word
1982, Bantam

ISBN-13: 9780553257342

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Painted Word
1977, Bantam USA, New York

ISBN-13: 9780553025026

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Painted Word
1976, Bantam Books

ISBN-13: 9780553225617

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The Painted Word
1975, Farrar Straus Giroux, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780374228781

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