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By Rosalind E. Krauss

October: the second one Decade collects examples of the leading edge severe and theoretical paintings for which the magazine October is understood. A magazine anthology attracts a collective portrait; jointly, the amassed texts show the journal's pursuits and strengths. From the outset, October's goal has been to think about various cultural practices and to evaluate their position at a selected historic juncture. That activity has now taken on an intensified urgency. The catastrophic nation of our city economies and the attendant social crises, in addition to the extra normal predicaments of a postcolonial period, have had an inescapable impression at the cultural and discursive practices which are October's difficulty. therefore, October in its moment decade has had an intensified hindrance with the function of cultural creation in the public sphere and a sharper specialize in the intersections of cultural practices with institutional buildings. the subjects of inquiry comprise physique politics and psychoanalysis, spectacle and institutional critique, paintings perform and paintings background, and postcolonial discourse. participants: Carol Armstrong, Leo Bersani, Homi Bhabha, Yve-Alain Bois, Mikkel Borch-Jacobsen, Benjamin H. D. Buchloh, Susan Buck-Morss, Lygia Clark, T. J. Clark, Jonathan Crary, Gilles Deleuze, Manthia Diawara, Peter Eisenman, Hal Foster, crew fabric, Denis Hollier, Alexander Kluge, Gertrud Koch, Silvia Kolbowski, Rosalind Krauss, Annette Michelson, Helen Molesworth, V. Y. Mudimbe, Oskar Negt, Mignon Nixon.

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76, pp. 114-141. The Body's Shadow Realm © 1989 no. 50, pp. 3-29. Is the Rectum a Grave? © 1987 no. 43, pp. 197-222. The Freudian Subject: From Politics to Ethics © 1986 no. 39, pp. 109-127. Death in America © 1996 no. 75, pp. 36-59. Aesthetics and Anaesthetics: Walter Benjamin's Artwork Essay Reconsidered © 1992 no. 62, pp. 3-41. Spectacle, Attention, Counter-Memory © 1989 no. 50, pp. 96-107. The Cultural Logic of the Late Capitalist Museum © 1990 no. 54, pp. 3-17. Postscript on the Societies of Control © 1992 no.

We wish, finally, to thank The Pinewood Foundation for its faithful assistance during the formative years of the journal. Page viii The articles anthologized in this book all appeared originally in OCTOBER. They are reprinted with permission. Surrealist Precipitates © 1994 no. 69, pp. 110-132. Introduction to Lygia Clark © 1994 no. 69, pp. 85-88. Nostalgia of the Body © 1994 no. 69, pp. 89-109. In Defense of Abstract Expressionism © 1994 no. 69, pp. 22-48. Before Bed © 1993 no. 63, pp. 68-82. ": Mass Culture and the Gesamtkunstwerk © 1991 no.

J. ": Mass Culture and the Gesamtkunstwerk 94 BENJAMIN H. D. BUCHLOH Conceptual Art 1962-1969: From the Aesthetic of Administration to the Critique of Institutions 117 MIGNON NIXON Bad Enough Mother 156 GROUP MATERIAL AIDS Timeline 180 Postcolonial Discourse MANTHIA DIAWARA 185 V. Y. MUDIMBE 199 HOMI K. BHABHA 211 Page vi Body Politics/Psychoanalysis OSKAR NEGT and ALEXANDER KLUGE The Public Sphere and Experience: Selections 225 CAROL ARMSTRONG Cupid's Pencil of Light: Julia Margaret Cameron and the Maternalization of Photography 248 GERTRUD KOCH The Body's Shadow Realm 277 LEO BERSANI Is the Rectum a Grave?

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