The Political Aesthetic of Irony in the Post-Racial United States

Doctoral thesis English OPEN
Jarvis, Michael;
  • Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
  • Subject: Multimedia communications | Black studies | Rhetoric | Critical Race Studies | Irony | Masculinity | Media Studies | Post-racialism | Satire

This dissertation examines artistic responses to the prevailing racial discourse of the early21st century United States, i.e. post-racialism. Each chapter explores the work of artists invarious media—film, portraiture, television, and music—with an emphasis on the wayst... View more
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