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Bout the allegedly pornographic content of work by contemporary artists Wojnarowicz and MapplethorpeSuspended License demonstrates that recent controversies over sponsorship pornography sacrilege and aesthetic integrity in modern art are not without historical precedent and also shows that many of the works now universally regarded as masterpieces have been the objects of censorious action in the past Numerous illustrations contribute greatly to the reader's understanding of this important subje.
Urrent dilemmas and controversiesEssays explore the censure of artworks by amous masters Michelangelo Veronese Goya Daumier Manet as well as the censored art of less Heartlands familiarigures such as contemporary artists in China The rejection of modernism as an allegedly corrupt and dangerous style is considered both in Nazi Germany in the 1930s and in McCarthy era Texas in the 1950s The recent debates in America over government sponsorship or the arts are also discussed as well as the claims raised
Suspended License offers a wide ranging approach to censorship of the visual arts over recent centuries and in a variety of cultural contexts seeking to elucidate the range of political social and artistic circumstances in which censorship has occurred Using examples rom 16th century Germany and Italy late 18th century Spain 19th century France and 20 century Germany China and America leading art historians examine what these various experiences reveal historically and what light they shed on