Photography and its Critics: A Cultural History, 1839-1900 / Edition 1

Photography and its Critics: A Cultural History, 1839-1900 / Edition 1

by Mary Warner Marien
     
 

First published in 1997, Photography and its Critics offers an overview of nineteenth-century American and European writing about photography.See more details below

Overview

First published in 1997, Photography and its Critics offers an overview of nineteenth-century American and European writing about photography.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521550437
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
11/28/2014
Series:
Perspectives on Photography Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.97(w) x 9.96(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

1. The origins of photographic discourse; 2. Photography and the modern in nineteenth-century thought; 3. Art, photography and society; 4. Forced to be free: photography, literacy, and mass culture; 5. The lure of modernity; Epilogue: ghosts: photography and the modern; Bibliographic survey.

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