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(April-June 2010)

caa.reviews, published online fry the College ArtAssociation, is an online puntal devoted to the peer review of new books, exhibitions, and projects relevant to the fields of art and art history. To access a review, type in the URL http://www.caareviews.org and use the search feature to find a review by author, title, reviewer, publisher or other keyword.

AZOULAY, ARIELLA. The Civil Contract of Photography. Cambridge, Mass.: Zone Books, 2008; JOHN TAGG. The Disciplinary Frame: Photographic Truths and the Capture of Meaning. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2009. Reviewed by Jorge Ribalta.

BLlX, GÖRAN. From Paris to Pompeii: French Romanticism and the Cultural Politics of Archaeology. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2008. Reviewed by Pamela J. Warner.

BLOOM, JONATHAN M., AND SHEILA S. BLAIR. The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art mid Architecture. 3 vols. New York: Oxford University Press, 2009. Reviewed by Lawrence Nees.

BRANFOOT, CRISPIN. Gods on the Move: Architecture and Ritual in the South iridian Temple. London: Society for South Asian Studies and British Academy, 2007. Reviewed by Ajay Sinha.

BRUNET, FRANÇOIS. Photography and Literature. London: Reaktion Books, 2009. Reviewed by Alexander Nemerov.

BRYAN-WILSON, JULIA. Art Workers: Radical Practice in the Vietnam War Era. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009. Reviewed by Rachel Haidu.

CASSIDY, BRENDAN. Politics, Civic Ideals and Sculpture in Italy, c. 1240-1400. Turnhout, Belgium: Harvey Miller, 2007. Reviewed by Caroline Bruzelius.

D'SOUZA, ARUNA. Cezanne's Bathers: Biography and tlie Erotics of Paint. Lhtiversity Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2008. Reviewed by Shalon Parker.

FINE, STEVEN. Art and Judaism in the Greco-Roman World: Toward a Newfeioish Archaeology. Mew York: Cambridge University Press, 2005. Reviewed by Lucille A. Roussin.

GETTY VILLA. Collector's Choice: J. Paul Getty and Lf is Antiquities. Exh. rev. Reviewed by Marjorie L. Harth.

GROSECLOSE, BARBARA, AND JOCHEN WIERICH, EDS. Internationalizing, the of American Art; Views. University park: Pennsylvania State University Press. 2009. Reviewed by Frances K. Pohl.

HAKE, SABINE. Tojmgraph tes of Class: Modern Architecture and Mass Society in Berlin. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2008; PAUL OVERY. Light, Air and Openness: Modern Architecture between the Wars. New York: Thames and Hudson, 2008. Reviewed by Kathleen James-Chakraborty.

HERBERT F. JOHNSON MUSEUM OF ART. A Room of Their Own: The Bloomsbury Artists in American Collections. Exh. rev. Reviewed by John R. Stomberg.

HIGH MUSEUM OF ART. Leonardo da and (he Art of Sculpture. Exh. rev. Reviewed by .Anne Leader.

HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN. Anne Truill: Perception, and Reflection. Exh. rev. Reviewed by Robert E. Haywood.

HONG KONG MUSEUM OF ART. Looking for Animilo Mah. Exil. rev. Reviewed by Stephanie Cheung.

ISABELLA STEWART GARDNER MUSEUM. Taro Shinoda: Lunar Reflection. Exh. rev. Reviewed by Peter R. Kalb.

KAHAN, LEONARD, DONNA PAGE, AND PASCAL JAMES IMPERATO, EDS. Surfaces: Color, Substances, and Ritual Applications on African Sculpture. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2009, Reviewed by Kristine Juncker.

LEE, ANTHONY W. A Shoemaker's Story: Being Chiefly about French Canadian Immigrants, Enterprising Photographers, Rascal. Yankees, and Chinese Cobblers in a NineteenthCentury Factory Town. …