Summer 2007, Vol. 66, No. 2

In This Issue

Judith F. Rodenbeck, Crossing Memory’s Green Line—Contemporary Art in Beirut, 5


Summer 2007

Sarah RogersOut of History: Postwar Art in Beirut, 8

Laura U. Marks, Dangerous Gifts: Lamia Joreige’s Objects of War, 21

Lamia Joreige, Objects of War, 23

Walid Sadek, Place at Last, 34

Hannah Feldman and Akram Zaatari, Mining War: Fragments from a Conversation Already Passed, 48

Kaelen Wilson-Goldie, The War Works: Videos under Siege, Online and in the Aftermath, Again, 68

Boris Groys, Ritualizing Life: Videos of Jalal Toufic, 83

Jalal Toufic, Minor Art: Conceptual Posters and Book Covers, 85

T. J. Demos, Sandra Dagher, Catherine David, Rasha Salti, and Christine Tohme, Curating Beirut: A Conversation on the Politics of Representation, 98


Elizabeth Harney on André Magnin, Alison de Lima Greene, Alvia J. Wardlaw, and Thomas McEvilley, African Art Now: Masterpieces from the Jean Pigozzi Collection; Simon Njami and Jean-Hubert Martin, eds. Africa Remix: Contemporary Art of a Continent; and Shannon Fitzgerald, Tumelo Mosaka, and Orlando Britto Jinorio, eds., A Fiction of Authenticity: Contemporary Africa Abroad