Concise, critical reviews of books, exhibitions, and projects in all areas and periods of art history and visual studies
November 3, 2020
Editorial Board Selections: Highlighting Critical Issues


This autumn, is revisiting reviews that relate to the social issues of the present, at a time when the field is taking them up in renewed ways.

If you had the chance to write to President Donald Trump, what would you say? Across three presidencies, Sheryl Oring has been typing postcards from citizens on a vintage typewriter, expressing the people’s thoughts about those in power. Read more in Christianna Fail’s review of Activating Democracy: The “I Wish to Say” Project.