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Margaret Dikovitskaya

Margaret Dikovitskaya is Landsdowne Professor of Art History at the University of Victoria, British Columbia.

Titles by This Author

The Study of the Visual after the Cultural Turn

In recent years, visual culture has emerged as a growing and important interdisciplinary field of study. Visual culture regards images as central to the representation of meaning in the world. It encompasses "high" art without an assumption of its higher status. But despite the current proliferation of studies and programs in visual culture, there seems to be no consensus within the field itself as to its scope and objectives, definitions, and methods.