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Module Reading List

Art and Cultural History, 2021/22, Semester 1, 2
Dr Claudia Sternberg
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue


Barnett, Sylvan,   A Short Guide to Writing About Art, New York, Longman 2002

Carbonell, Bettina M., ed.,  Museum Studies: An anthology of contexts, (Oxford: Blackwell, 2004)  

D’Alleva, Anna,  Methods and Theories of Art History, London: Laurence King, 2005

Edwards, Steve, ed., Art and its Histories: a Reader, (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1998)

Foster, Hal,  Art Since 1900: Modernism, Antimodernism, Postmodernism (London: Thames and Hudson, 2004)

Frascina, Francis, and Jonathan Harris, eds.,  Art in Modern Culture: an anthology of critical texts (London: Phaidon Press, 1992)

Gombrich, Ernst, The Story of Art, (16th edition) London, Phaidon 1995

Harrison, Charles, and Paul Wood, eds.,  Art in Theory 1815 – 1900: an anthology of changing ideas (Oxford: Blackwell, 1998)

Hudson, Kenneth,  The Social History of Museums, (London: McMillan, 1975)

Longhurst, Brian and others, Introducing cultural studies., 2nd edn (Harlow: Pearson Education, 2008)

Pointon, Marcia,  History of Art: A Student’s handbook, (London, Allen & Unwin, 1980 and later editions)

Preziosi, Donald, ed., The Art of Art History: A Critical Anthology, (Oxford: Oxford University Press,1998 and eBook) 

Sturken, Martin and Lisa Cartwright, eds.,   Practices of Looking: and introduction to visual culture, (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001)

Vasari, Georgio, The lives of the artists, (Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1991)

Williams, Raymond, Keywords, (London: Fontana, 1988)

Zirpolo, Lilian H.,   Historical dictionary of Baroque art and architecture [electronic resource]  ( Lanham, Md: Scarecrow, 2010.)


This list was last updated on 04/10/2021