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Title Photography's other histories / edited by Christopher Pinney and Nicolas Peterson.

Imprint Durham : Duke University Press, c2003.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    770.9 PHO    Available
Description viii, 286 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series Objects/histories
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-276) and index.
Contents Introduction: "How the other half..." / Christopher Pinney -- 1. PERSONAL ARCHIVES -- Relating to photographs / Jo-Anne Driessens -- Growing up with aborigines / Michael Aird -- When is a photograph worth a thousand words? / Hulleah J. Tsinhnahjinnie -- 2. VISUAL ECONOMIES -- The making of professional "savages": from P.T. Barnum (1883) to the Sunday Times (1998) / Roslyn Poignant -- Navajo and photography / James Faris -- The Japanese colonial eye: science, exploration, and empire / Morris Low -- The changing photographic contract: aborigines and image ethics / Nicolas Peterson -- Supple bodies: the Papua New Guinea photographs of Captain Francis R. Barton, 1899-1907 / Christopher Wright -- 3. SELF-FASHIONING AND VERNACULAR MODERNISM -- Figueroa Aznar and the Cusco Indigenistas: photography and modernism in early-twentieth-century Peru / Deborah Poole -- Notes from the surface of the image: photography, postcolonialism, and vernacular modernism / Chrisopher Pinney -- Imagined journeys: the Likoni Ferry phototgrpahers of Mombasa, Kenya / Heike Behrend -- Yoruba photogrpahy: how the Yoruba see themselves / Stephen Sprague
Subject Photography -- History.
Photography -- Social aspects -- History.
Added Author Pinney, Christopher.
Peterson, Nicolas.
ISBN 0822331268 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822331136 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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