Art & Visual Culture: Photography  

  • Race, Representation & Photography in 19th-Century Memphis: From Slavery to Jim Crow book cover

    Race, Representation & Photography in 19th-Century Memphis

    From Slavery to Jim Crow, 1st Edition

    By Earnestine Lovelle Jenkins

    Race, Representation & Photography in 19th-Century Memphis: from Slavery to Jim Crow presents a rich interpretation of African American visual culture. Using Victorian era photographs, engravings, and pictorial illustrations from local and national archives, this unique study examines intersections…

    Hardback – 2016-01-06
    Routledge

  • The Photography Handbook book cover

    The Photography Handbook

    3rd Edition

    By Terence Wright

    The new edition of The Photography Handbook builds on previous editions’ illuminating overview of the history, theory and practice of the creation and consumption of photographic images, and engages with the practical and theoretical implications of the explosion of new platforms for making,…

    Paperback – 2015-12-24
    Routledge
    Media Practice

  • A User's Guide to the View Camera: Third Edition book cover

    A User's Guide to the View Camera

    Third Edition, 3rd Edition

    By Jim Stone

    This reissued third edition of A User’s Guide to View Camera introduces photographers to large-format cameras, covering their use with both film and digital capture. Readers will learn the anatomy of cameras with a separately adjustable back or front, the proper techniques for using view cameras,…

    Paperback – 2015-10-28
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Photography: Histories, Theories and Education book cover

    Rethinking Photography

    Histories, Theories and Education, 1st Edition

    By Peter Smith, Carolyn Lefley

    Rethinking Photography is an accessible and illuminating critical introduction to the practice and interpretation of photography today. Peter Smith and Carolyn Lefley closely link critical approaches to photographic practices and present a detailed study of differing historical and contemporary…

    Paperback – 2015-09-23
    Routledge

  • Photography: A Critical Introduction book cover

    Photography: A Critical Introduction

    5th Edition

    Edited by Liz Wells

    Photography: A Critical Introduction was the first introductory textbook to examine key debates in photographic theory and place them in their social and political contexts, and is now established as one of the leading textbooks in its field. Written especially for students in higher education and…

    Paperback – 2015-01-16
    Routledge

  • Framing the Interpreter: Towards a visual perspective book cover

    Framing the Interpreter

    Towards a visual perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anxo Fernandez-Ocampo, Michaela Wolf

    Situations of conflict offer special insights into the history of the interpreter figure, and specifically the part played in that history by photographic representations of interpreters. This book analyses photo postcards, snapshots and press photos from several historical periods of conflict,…

    Paperback – 2014-11-26
    Routledge

  • Photography and Its Origins book cover

    Photography and Its Origins

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tanya Sheehan, Andres Zervigon

    Recent decades have seen a flourishing interest in and speculation about the origins of photography. Spurred by rediscoveries of ‘first’ photographs and proclamations of photography’s death in the digital age, scholars have been rethinking who and what invented the medium. Photography and Its…

    Paperback – 2014-11-20
    Routledge

  • Camera Constructs: Photography, Architecture and the Modern City book cover

    Camera Constructs

    Photography, Architecture and the Modern City, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Higgott, Timothy Wray

    Photography and architecture have a uniquely powerful resonance - architectural form provides the camera with the subject for some of its most compelling imagery, while photography profoundly influences how architecture is represented, imagined and produced. Camera Constructs is the first book to…

    Paperback – 2014-09-29
    Routledge

  • Witnessing Sadism in Texts of the American South: Women, Specularity, and the Poetics of Subjectivity book cover

    Witnessing Sadism in Texts of the American South

    Women, Specularity, and the Poetics of Subjectivity, 1st Edition

    By Claire Raymond

    Looking at works by Carrie Mae Weems, Toni Morrison, Emily Dickinson, Flannery O'Connor, Dorothy Allison, Carson McCullers, and Zora Neale Hurston, Claire Raymond uncovers a pattern of femininity constructed around representations of sadistic violence in American women's literature and photography…

    Hardback – 2014-05-01
    Routledge

  • Collage and Architecture book cover

    Collage and Architecture

    1st Edition

    By Jennifer A.E. Shields

    Collage and Architecture is the first book to cover collage as a tool for design in architecture, making it a valuable resource for students and practitioners. Author Jennifer Shields uses the artworks and built projects of leading artists and architects, such as Le Corbusier, Daniel Libeskind, and…

    Paperback – 2013-12-21
    Routledge

  • Landscapes of Holocaust Postmemory book cover

    Landscapes of Holocaust Postmemory

    1st Edition

    By Brett Ashley Kaplan

    How do the spaces of the past stay with us through representations—whether literary or photographic? How has the Holocaust registered in our increasingly globally connected consciousness? What does it mean that this European event is often used as an interpretive or representational touchstone for…

    Paperback – 2013-08-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Fifty Key Writers on Photography book cover

    Fifty Key Writers on Photography

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Durden

    A clear and concise survey of some of the most significant writers on photography who have played a major part in defining and influencing our understanding of the medium. It provides a succinct overview of writing on photography from a diverse range of disciplines and perspectives and…

    Paperback – 2012-12-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Guides

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