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Kareem Estefan

KAREEM ESTEFAN is an art critic, writer, editor, and Ph.D. student in Modern Culture and Media at Brown University. He is co-editor of a forthcoming anthology of writings on artist-led protests and cultural boycotts, Assuming Boycott: Resistance, Agency, and Cultural Production (OR Books, 2017).

SHARON HAYES There’s So Much I Want to Say to You

In the last year, the civil rights, feminist, and gay liberation movements of the ’60s and ’70s have returned as critical models for a present torn asunder by international uprisings and occupations.

Reparative Criticism

Is it evading the question “what is criticism?” to ask instead what criticism does, what it can do, in 2016?


The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2020

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