Congratulations to Georgia State Moving Image Studies Professor Dr. Alessandra Raengo on the publication of her first scholarly monograph, On the Sleeve of the Visual: Race as Face Value (Dartmouth College Press)!
Dr. Raengo has also co-edited two books on film adaptation and written numerous articles, such as 2012’s “Reification, Reanimation, and the Money of the Real” in World Picture Journal.
You can find Dr. Raengo’s book, along with many of the films and artists she examines in the book, in the Library’s collection. Here is a brief sampling:
- Hank Willis Thomas: Pitch Blackness
TR642 .T53 2008 | Library North 3
NOTE: Thomas is the artist responsible for the cover image of Dr. Raengo’s book.
- Kara Walker – Yes, Kara Walker – No, Kara Walker – ?
N6537.W239 K37 2009 | Library North 4
- Glenn Ligon: America
N6537.L535 A4 2011 | Library North 4
- Wangechi Mutu: My Dirty Little Heaven
N6537.W256 A4 2010b | Library North 4
- Spike Lee: Bamboozled
DVD PN1997 .B3558 2001 | Library North 1 (Circulation Desk)
- Lee Daniels: Precious (based on the novel ‘Push’ by Sapphire)
DVD PN1997.2 .P73 2010 | Library North 1 (Circulation Desk)
- David Siegel and Scott McGehee: Suture
DVD PN1997 .S887 2001 | Library North 1 (Circulation Desk)