Mothers & Daughters: An Exploration in Photographs

Mothers & Daughters: An Exploration in Photographs

by Tillie Olsen, Julie O. Edwards
     
 

In this extraordinary volume, Mothers & Daughters: An Exploration in Photographs with essays by Tillie Olsen and Estelle Jussim, the most basic and the most mysterious of relationships -- as experienced in contemporary America -- is explored in all of its variety, nuance, and ambivalence.

Nearly ninety photographers contributed penetrating images ofSee more details below

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In this extraordinary volume, Mothers & Daughters: An Exploration in Photographs with essays by Tillie Olsen and Estelle Jussim, the most basic and the most mysterious of relationships -- as experienced in contemporary America -- is explored in all of its variety, nuance, and ambivalence.

Nearly ninety photographers contributed penetrating images of mothers and their daughters -- women of every shape, hue, and social station. The result is an emotional mosaic of depth and detail and also a pioneering accomplishment in the history of photography.

The photographers are joined by leading women writers and poets offering a kaleidoscopic gathering of insights and observations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780893813796
Publisher:
Aperture Foundation
Publication date:
04/01/1995
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
9.62(w) x 11.30(h) x 0.32(d)

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