Interventions: The Author Replies

Mitter, Partha
December 2008
Art Bulletin;Dec2008, Vol. 90 Issue 4, p568
Academic Journal
The author presents a reply to the comments made about his article "Decentering Modernism: Art History and Avant-Garde Art from the Periphery." He says that he feels vindicated that in general, the respondents share his objective of decentering the discourse of modernism. He believes that it is the critical approach combining theory with historical method that offers a sound working principle for contextualizing artifacts within society.


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