Synopses & Reviews
... some of the finest of Ross Gibson's essays across ten years ofthinking about Australia... -- Media InformationAustralia
In this study of Western aesthetics and the politics ofeveryday life, Ross Gibson offers provocative analyses of Australia's films andexamines an array of objects and attitudes encountered in his southern locale. Histwelve chapters interweave to form an essay on the realignment of space, time, andmeaning in contemporary Western societies. Gibson demonstrates how these differentsystems of representation construct Australia.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-249) and index.