Photography and Its Critics
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BeschreibungA study of nineteenth-century American and European writing about photography.
Inhaltsverzeichnis1. The origins of photographic discourse; 2. Photography and the modern in nineteenth-century thought; 3. Art, photography and society; 4. Forced to be free: photography, literacy, and mass culture; 5. The lure of modernity; Epilogue: ghosts: photography and the modern; Bibliographic survey.
Pressestimmen"...the realization of a brilliant cultural history of photography in the nineteenth century." Mark B. Pohlad "...look forward to reading as it is not stuffy or academic at all, but well written, easy to read and full of information presented in a new way." The Picture Professional "marien's book is rich in its materials, both primary and secondary...The effect in general is of a branch of cultural history being thought through--...expounding on how nineteenth-century photographs of different kinds presented themselves. This...the field sorely needs." Mark Roskill, Visual Resources
Untertitel: 'Perspectives on Photography'. New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: CAMBRIDGE UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Mai 1997
Seitenanzahl: 242 Seiten