research product . 2020

A Discourse Analysis of Reputational Construction in the Field of Online Contemporary Art Magazines

Soro, Tommie;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Feb 2020
  • Publisher: Dublin Institute of Technology
  • Country: Ireland
The bases of artistic reputation have been widely debated within the sociology of art and art history. Remarkably, however, little has been said of the role discourse might play in the construction of artistic reputation. An obstacle to addressing this research gap is that discourse analytic approaches have been developed to analyse evaluation and the construction of legitimacy but not the construction of reputation. Attending first to this research gap in discourse analysis, the thesis combines Field Theory and Discourse Analysis to develop a Discursive Field Approach that can analyse the discursive construction of reputation in a cultural field. Using this app...
free text keywords: artistic reputation, sociology, art, art history, Field Theory, Discourse Analysis, Discursive Field Approach, Art and Design
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