Emory University College of Arts and Sciences
Beginning with the editor's discussion of an episode of Project Runway and its relationship to contemporary theories of affect in art, my response to Todd Cronan's piece questions his application of affect theory in the particular instance of the episode he discusses and then draws it together with a discussion of the novel Baroni: A Journey, by Argentine author Sergio Chejfec, to explore critiques of the economic logic of neoliberalism through aesthetic objects.
affect theory, neoliberalism, globalization
Arts and Humanities | Latin American Literature | Spanish and Portuguese Language and Literature | Theory and Criticism
Stephen M. Buttes (2011).
Response to "Money is in the Eye of the Beholder". nonsite.org. Emory University College of Arts and Sciences.