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Published by Leuven University Press, Distributed in North America by Cornell University Press in [Leuven, Belgium], [Ithaca, N.Y.] .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Hilde van Gelder and Helen Westgeest.
SeriesLieven Gevaert series -- v. 7, Lieven Gevaert series -- v. 7.
ContributionsGelder, Hilde van., Westgeest, Helen, 1958-, Association of Art Historians (Great Britain). Conference
LC ClassificationsTR640 .P486 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 188 p. :
Number of Pages188
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23993563M
ISBN 109058676641
ISBN 109789058676641
LC Control Number2008390581

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  BETWEEN THE EYES: ESSAYS ON PHOTOGRAPHY AND POLITICS is an important book even though it is a bit dated, perhaps even because it is a bit dated (). The book is truly a collection of essays, somewhat disparate and some inconsistently related to the overall theme. But dont let that stop you/5. Jeff Hirsch Books was officially founded in After growing up in a house full of books and with parents and grandparents that collected them I turned a passion into a career. Now 20 plus years later my business has evolved greatly especially with the help of my wife and partner, Susan, who came on board in   We practice politics, whether we know it or not, every day in our dealings with other people. Every single decision you make in your everyday life has some underlying political dimenison, so you cannot divide between politics and photography. Every photo is political as it contains some kind of point of view. Instead, the relationship between American poetry and American politics is confused and confusing, with politicians sometimes describing the highest moments in political life as "poetic" ("I have a dream"), and other times offering up poetry as a symbol of empty talk.

  Poetry Meets Politics in Photos of China Mr. Liu’s new book of photographs, In Russia, he covered protests, failed coups and the collapse of the Soviet Union, winning a Pulitzer Prize for spot photography in with his Associated Press colleagues. “Photographing China, and later Russia, was always about finding a means to convey.   The Poet Laureate Explores Why, and How. in American poetry, politics was the domain of the few and the fearless, poets like Adrienne Rich or Denise Levertov, whose outsize conscience.   the interplay between poetry and photography The way I take a photograph is the way I write a poem, circling the subject over and over again until the image says "take me!" I use the camera to capture an experience of beauty, stalking prey like a hunter, looking for just that right angle to capture the moment in a frame/5(12). Marsh, A , The Medium as Ghost: Politics and Poetics in Peter Kennedy's Work. in H Van Gelder & H Westgeest (eds), Photography Between Poetry and Politics: The Critical Position of the Photographic Medium in Contemporary Art. Lieven Gevaert Series, vol. 7, Leuven University Press, Leuven, Belgium, pp. 19 - Author: Anne Marsh.