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Archive for March, 2010

BBC Archives

By L ( Elizabeth ) Lawes, on 30 March 2010

Henry MooreThe BBC Archive site now features a series of themed collections of radio and TV programmes, documents and photographs. As well as art & culture, the collections cover subjects such as science, lifestyle, politics, and the environment. The most recently added collection, on the theme of Second Wave Feminism, features topics such as the Coffee Bar Ban on Women (Nationwide, 1971), Equality at Cambridge University (Tonight, 1963), and The Lesser Half (Women at Work, 1974).

There are also collections relating to Henry Moore at the BBC and Francis Bacon at the BBC.

Library acquisitions February / March 2010

By L ( Elizabeth ) Lawes, on 30 March 2010

Sound SouvenirsNew items added to the Art collections in February and March include:

Obrist, Hans Ulrich. Experiment marathon. Koenig, 2009. ART M 8 OBR
Bijsterveld, Karin. Sound souvenirs: audio technologies, memory and cultural practices. Amsterdam University Press, 2009. ART PQ 20 BIJ
Bellini, Andrea. Everything you always wanted to know about gallerists but were afraid to ask. JRP/Ringier, 2009. ART A 4.9 BEL
Satz, Aura. Articulate objects: voice, sculpture and performance. Peter Lang, 2009. ART M 20 SAT
Rancière, Jacques: The emancipated spectator. Verso, 2009. ART BA RAN

For the full list visit LibraryThing.