Photo archives and the idea of nation /

The question of the (photographic) construction and representation of national identity is not limited to the 'long 19th century', but is a current issue in the post-colonial, post-global, digital world. The essays by international contributors aim at studying the relationship between phot...

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Imprint:Berlin, Germany : De Gruyter, 2015.
©2015
Description:1 online resource (356 pages) : illustrations, photographs
Language:English
Subject:Photograph collections.
Art -- Historiography.
PHOTOGRAPHY -- Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions -- General.
PHOTOGRAPHY -- Individual Photographers -- Artists' Books.
PHOTOGRAPHY -- Photoessays & Documentaries.
PHOTOGRAPHY -- Subjects & Themes -- General.
Art -- Historiography.
Photograph collections.
Electronic book.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11240944
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Other authors / contributors:Caraffa, Costanza, editor.
Serena, Tiziana, editor.
ISBN:9783110331837
3110331837
9783110390032
3110390035
3110331810
9783110331813
9783110331844
3110331845
9783110331813
Digital file characteristics:text file
Notes:Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index.
English.
Online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed February 12, 2015).
Summary:The question of the (photographic) construction and representation of national identity is not limited to the 'long 19th century', but is a current issue in the post-colonial, post-global, digital world. The essays by international contributors aim at studying the relationship between photographic archives and the idea of nation, yet without focusing on single symbolic icons and instead considering the wider archival and sedimental dimension.
Other form:Print version: Photo archives and the idea of nation. Berlin, Germany : De Gruyter, ©2015 viii, 346 pages 9783110331813
Standard no.:9783110331813