Modernist Women and Visual Cultures: Virginia Woolf, Vanessa Bell, Photography, and Cinema

Modernist Women and Visual Cultures: Virginia Woolf, Vanessa Bell, Photography, and Cinema

by Maggie Humm
     
 

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Photographs, particularly domestic photos of family and friends, taken by Virginia Woolf and Vanessa Bell form the core of this volume. Through an analysis of these photographs, Humm (cultural and innovation studies, U. of East London) considers how gendered subjectivities are visually rendered. The cinematic writing of a number of modernist women is also explored.… See more details below

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Photographs, particularly domestic photos of family and friends, taken by Virginia Woolf and Vanessa Bell form the core of this volume. Through an analysis of these photographs, Humm (cultural and innovation studies, U. of East London) considers how gendered subjectivities are visually rendered. The cinematic writing of a number of modernist women is also explored. The volume is a reprint of one published in 2002 in Great Britain by Edinburgh U. Press. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

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ISBN-13:
9780813532653
Publisher:
Rutgers University Press
Publication date:
03/28/2003
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
7.58(w) x 10.12(h) x 0.87(d)

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