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Towards a Philosophy of Photography - Vilém Flusser, Hubertus Von Amelunxen, Anthony Mathews
Towards a Philosophy of Photography
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Towards a Philosophy of Photography Shows how the transformation of textual into visual culture (from the linearity of history into the two-dimensionality of magic) and of industrial into post-industrial society (from work into leisure) went hand in hand, and how photography allows us to read and... show more
Towards a Philosophy of Photography Shows how the transformation of textual into visual culture (from the linearity of history into the two-dimensionality of magic) and of industrial into post-industrial society (from work into leisure) went hand in hand, and how photography allows us to read and interpret these changes with particular clarity. Full description
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781861890764 (1861890761)
Publisher: Reaktion Books
Pages no: 94
Edition language: English
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4.0 Towards a Philosophy of Photography
Actual rating: 4.5 starsInitial thoughts: I expected this book to be rooted more in theory. Instead, Flusser set out to contribute hypotheses to the discourse of photography. He did mention this in the foreword though, so that was clear from the beginning. Towards a Philosophy of Photography is not ...
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