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Tag: Photography

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Picture Post Historical Archive, 1938-1957: online database now live

July 8th, 2014 at 10:07

We now have full online access to the Picture Post Historical Archive, 1938-1957: “The Picture Post Historical Archive, 1938-1957 consists of the complete, fully searchable facsimile archive of The Picture Post, the iconic newspaper published in Britain from 1938-1957 that defined the style of photojournalism in the 20th century. The Picture Post Historical Archive, 1938-1957 provides students and [...]

New book by Dr. Kathrin Yacavone

April 2nd, 2012 at 01:04

Benjamin, Barthes and the Singularity of Photography presents two of the most important intellectual figures of the twentieth century in a new comparative light. Pursuing hitherto unexplored aspects of Benjamin’s and Barthes’s engagement with photography, it provides new interpretations of familiar texts and analyzes material which has only recently become available. It argues that despite [...]