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The Resource Visual culture : the reader, edited by Jessica Evans and Stuart Hall

Visual culture : the reader, edited by Jessica Evans and Stuart Hall

Label
Visual culture : the reader
Title
Visual culture
Title remainder
the reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jessica Evans and Stuart Hall
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Visual Culture is a primary resource of key statements on photographic meaning, representation and visual culture that draws upon the works of a wide range of influential scholars and thinkers including Barthes, Sontag, Baudrillard and Mulvey
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
700.103
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
  • B105.I47
  • P93.5
LC item number
  • V58 1999
  • .V55 1999
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1932-2014
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Evans, Jessica
  • Hall, Stuart
  • Open University
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Image (Philosophy)
  • Visual perception
  • Semiotics and the arts
  • Photography
  • Visual communication
  • Popular culture
  • Art and society
Label
Visual culture : the reader, edited by Jessica Evans and Stuart Hall
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
What is visual culture? / Jessica Evans and Stuart Hall -- Part I: Cultures of the visual. Introduction / Jessica Evans. A. Rhetoric of the image. The natural attitude / Norman Bryson ; Rhetoric of the image / Roland Barthes ; Art, common sense and photography / Victor Burgin ; Myth today / Roland Barthes ; B. Techniques of the visible. Panopticism / Michel Foucault ; The work of art in the age of mechanical reproduction / Walter Benjamin ; The image-world / Susan Sontag ; Separation perfected / Guy Debord ; The bottom line on planet one: squaring up to The face / Dick Hebdige -- Part II: Regulating photographic meanings. Introduction / Jessica Evans. C. Theorizing photography. On the institutions of photography / Simon Watney ; The social definition of photography / Pierre Bourdieu ; Reading an archive: photography between labour and capital / Allan Sekula ; Photography's discursive spaces / Rosalind Krauss ; D. Institutions and practices in photography. The museum's old, the library's new subject / Douglas Crimp ; Living with contradictions: critical practices in the age of supply-side aesthetics / Abigail Solomon-Godeau ; Evidence, truth and order: a means of surveillance / John Tagg ; Feeble monsters: making up disabled people / Jessica Evans ; Marketing mass photography / Don Slater -- Part III: Looking and subjectivity. Introduction / Stuart Hall. E. Theoretical perspectives. Ideology and ideological state apparatuses (notes toward an investigation) / Louis Althusser ; Fetishism / Sigmund Freud ; The scoptophilic instinct and identification / Otto Fenichel ; The subject / Kaja Silverman ; Fantasia / Elizabeth Cowie ; The other question: the stereotype and colonial discourse ; F. Gendering the gaze. Visual pleasure and narrative cinema / Laura Mulvey ; Desperately seeking difference / Jackie Stacey ; White privilege and looking relations: race and gender in feminist film theory / Jane Gaines ; Sexuality in the field of vision / Jacqueline Rose ; G. 'Seeing' racial difference. The fact of blackness / Frantz Fanon ; Alexander von Humboldt and the reinvention of America / Mary Louise Pratt ; Reading racial fetishism: the photographs of Robert Mapplethorpe / Kobena Mercer ; Dark continents: epistemologies of racial and sexual difference in psychoanalysis and the cinema / Mary Ann Doane ; White / Richard Dyer
Control code
48390820
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 478 pages
Isbn
9780761962472
Lccn
99230249
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)48390820
Label
Visual culture : the reader, edited by Jessica Evans and Stuart Hall
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
What is visual culture? / Jessica Evans and Stuart Hall -- Part I: Cultures of the visual. Introduction / Jessica Evans. A. Rhetoric of the image. The natural attitude / Norman Bryson ; Rhetoric of the image / Roland Barthes ; Art, common sense and photography / Victor Burgin ; Myth today / Roland Barthes ; B. Techniques of the visible. Panopticism / Michel Foucault ; The work of art in the age of mechanical reproduction / Walter Benjamin ; The image-world / Susan Sontag ; Separation perfected / Guy Debord ; The bottom line on planet one: squaring up to The face / Dick Hebdige -- Part II: Regulating photographic meanings. Introduction / Jessica Evans. C. Theorizing photography. On the institutions of photography / Simon Watney ; The social definition of photography / Pierre Bourdieu ; Reading an archive: photography between labour and capital / Allan Sekula ; Photography's discursive spaces / Rosalind Krauss ; D. Institutions and practices in photography. The museum's old, the library's new subject / Douglas Crimp ; Living with contradictions: critical practices in the age of supply-side aesthetics / Abigail Solomon-Godeau ; Evidence, truth and order: a means of surveillance / John Tagg ; Feeble monsters: making up disabled people / Jessica Evans ; Marketing mass photography / Don Slater -- Part III: Looking and subjectivity. Introduction / Stuart Hall. E. Theoretical perspectives. Ideology and ideological state apparatuses (notes toward an investigation) / Louis Althusser ; Fetishism / Sigmund Freud ; The scoptophilic instinct and identification / Otto Fenichel ; The subject / Kaja Silverman ; Fantasia / Elizabeth Cowie ; The other question: the stereotype and colonial discourse ; F. Gendering the gaze. Visual pleasure and narrative cinema / Laura Mulvey ; Desperately seeking difference / Jackie Stacey ; White privilege and looking relations: race and gender in feminist film theory / Jane Gaines ; Sexuality in the field of vision / Jacqueline Rose ; G. 'Seeing' racial difference. The fact of blackness / Frantz Fanon ; Alexander von Humboldt and the reinvention of America / Mary Louise Pratt ; Reading racial fetishism: the photographs of Robert Mapplethorpe / Kobena Mercer ; Dark continents: epistemologies of racial and sexual difference in psychoanalysis and the cinema / Mary Ann Doane ; White / Richard Dyer
Control code
48390820
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 478 pages
Isbn
9780761962472
Lccn
99230249
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)48390820

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