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The photography reader, edited by Liz Wells

Label
The photography reader
Title
The photography reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Liz Wells
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A comprehensive collection of twentieth-century writings on photography--its production, its uses and efects ... traces the development of ideas about photography, exploring issues such as identity, consumption, the gaze, and digital technology ... Sections include: reflections on photography; photographic seeing; codes and rhetoric; photography and the Postmodern; photo-digital; documentary and photojournalism; the photographic gaze; image and identity; institutions and contexts--Back cover
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
770
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
TR146
LC item number
.P46 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wells, Liz
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Photography
  • Fotografie
  • Beeldcultuur
  • Theorieën
  • Fotografia
  • Fotografia artística
  • História da fotografia
  • Photographie
  • Photography
  • Photographie
  • Photographie
Label
The photography reader, edited by Liz Wells
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Extracts from Camera Lucida / Roland Barthes -- What has occurred only once : Barthes's Winter garden/Boltanski's archives of the dead / Marjorie Perloff -- Extracts from The work of art in the age of mechanical reproduction / Walter Benjamin -- Benjamin and the political economy of the photograph / W.J.T. Mitchell -- Photography within the humanities / Susan Sontag -- In our image / Wright Morris -- Fire and ice / Peter Wollen -- Five notes for a phenomenology of the photographic image / Hubert Damisch -- What the eye does not see / Ossip Brik -- A new instrument of vision / László Moholy-Nagy -- Introduction to the photographer's eye / John Szarkowski -- Seeing photographically / Edward Weston -- Rhetoric of the image / Roland Barthes -- A photograph / Umberto Eco -- Looking at photographs / Victor Burgin -- Photography and fetish / Christian Metz -- Winning the game when the rules have been changed : art photography and postmodernism / Abigail Solomon-Godeau -- The crisis of the real : photography and postmodernism / Andy Grundberg -- Snapshooters of history : passages on the postmodern argument / Steve Edwards -- 'The shadow of the object' : photography and realism / Sarah Kember -- Extracts from Introduction to the photographic image in digital culture
  • / Martin Lister -- Photogenics / Geoffrey Batchen -- The paradoxes of digital photography / Lev Manovich -- Evidence, truth and order : photographic records and the growth of the state / John Tagg -- In, around and afterthoughts (on documentary photography) / Martha Rosler -- Access and consent in public photography / Lisa Henderson -- Photographs of agony / John Berger -- Photojournalism and the tabloid press / Karin E. Becker -- Cuba made me so / Edmundo Desnoes -- Re-reading Edward Weston : feminism, photography and psychoanalysis -- Cindy Sherman : bruning down the house / Jan Avgikos -- Doubletake : the diary of a relationship with an image / Lucy R. Lippard -- The photograph as an intersection of gazes, the example of national geographic / Catherine Lutz and Jane Collins -- The vertigo of displacement / David A. Bailey and stuart Hall -- In our glory : photography and black life / bell hooks -- Rememberance : the child I never was / Annette Kuhn -- Photo-therapy : psychic realism as a healing art? / Rosy Martin and Jo Spence -- Self image : personal is political / Angela Kelly -- The museum's old, the library's new subject / Douglas Crimp -- Words and pictures : on reviewing photography / Liz Wells -- Art, education, photography / David Bate -- Reading
  • e / Martin Lister -- Photogenics / Geoffrey Batchen -
Control code
49350972
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxii, 466 pages
Isbn
9780415246613
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)49350972
Label
The photography reader, edited by Liz Wells
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Extracts from Camera Lucida / Roland Barthes -- What has occurred only once : Barthes's Winter garden/Boltanski's archives of the dead / Marjorie Perloff -- Extracts from The work of art in the age of mechanical reproduction / Walter Benjamin -- Benjamin and the political economy of the photograph / W.J.T. Mitchell -- Photography within the humanities / Susan Sontag -- In our image / Wright Morris -- Fire and ice / Peter Wollen -- Five notes for a phenomenology of the photographic image / Hubert Damisch -- What the eye does not see / Ossip Brik -- A new instrument of vision / László Moholy-Nagy -- Introduction to the photographer's eye / John Szarkowski -- Seeing photographically / Edward Weston -- Rhetoric of the image / Roland Barthes -- A photograph / Umberto Eco -- Looking at photographs / Victor Burgin -- Photography and fetish / Christian Metz -- Winning the game when the rules have been changed : art photography and postmodernism / Abigail Solomon-Godeau -- The crisis of the real : photography and postmodernism / Andy Grundberg -- Snapshooters of history : passages on the postmodern argument / Steve Edwards -- 'The shadow of the object' : photography and realism / Sarah Kember -- Extracts from Introduction to the photographic image in digital culture
  • / Martin Lister -- Photogenics / Geoffrey Batchen -- The paradoxes of digital photography / Lev Manovich -- Evidence, truth and order : photographic records and the growth of the state / John Tagg -- In, around and afterthoughts (on documentary photography) / Martha Rosler -- Access and consent in public photography / Lisa Henderson -- Photographs of agony / John Berger -- Photojournalism and the tabloid press / Karin E. Becker -- Cuba made me so / Edmundo Desnoes -- Re-reading Edward Weston : feminism, photography and psychoanalysis -- Cindy Sherman : bruning down the house / Jan Avgikos -- Doubletake : the diary of a relationship with an image / Lucy R. Lippard -- The photograph as an intersection of gazes, the example of national geographic / Catherine Lutz and Jane Collins -- The vertigo of displacement / David A. Bailey and stuart Hall -- In our glory : photography and black life / bell hooks -- Rememberance : the child I never was / Annette Kuhn -- Photo-therapy : psychic realism as a healing art? / Rosy Martin and Jo Spence -- Self image : personal is political / Angela Kelly -- The museum's old, the library's new subject / Douglas Crimp -- Words and pictures : on reviewing photography / Liz Wells -- Art, education, photography / David Bate -- Reading
  • e / Martin Lister -- Photogenics / Geoffrey Batchen -
Control code
49350972
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxii, 466 pages
Isbn
9780415246613
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)49350972

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