The threshold of the visible world / Kaja Silverman.


The threshold of the visible world / Kaja Silverman.

Publisher: New York ; Routledge, 1996.Description: X,254 pages :

In The Threshold of the Visible World Kaja Silverman advances a revolutionary new political aesthetic, exploring the possibilities for looking beyond the restrictive mandates of the self, and the normative aspects of the cultural image-repertoire. She provides a detailed account of the social and psychic forces which constrain us to look and identify in normative ways, and the violence which that normativity implies