Alexander Nagel
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The Shock of the Old: Art Historian Alexander Nagel on His New Book, 'Medieval Modern'
20 May 2013 // 5:30 PM

New York University art historian Alexander Nagel talks with PopMatters about how art of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance is tied to modern and contemporary art in more ways than we might think.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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