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New Poverty

Tricia Collins

New Poverty

by Tricia Collins

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Published by Twentieth Century Art in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conceptual art -- United States -- Themes, motives -- Exhibitions.,
  • Art, Modern -- 20th century -- United States -- Themes, motives -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    Catalogue produced to accompany an exhibition held at John Gibson, New York October 10-November 7, 1987.

    Statement[curated by] Collins & Milazzo.
    ContributionsMilazzo, Richard., John Gibson Gallery.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6512.5.C64
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(49) p. :
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19127357M

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      In his new book, “Invisible Americans: The Tragic Cost of Child Poverty,” he argues for a solution for children so simple that even a child could understand it: Give poor families money for Author: Alissa Quart.   The book is an understated howl of protest against the racialized blame game that has, for decades, powered American politics and confounded our attempts to talk about : Joshua Rothman.


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