Abigail Solomon-Godeau. · Rating details · 22 ratings · 2 reviews. This study examines the politics of photographic criticism, history and practice. Abigail Solomon-Godeau has set as her task the examination of the politics of photographic criticism, history, and practice. Photography at the Dock is a. Presenting two decades of work by Abigail Solomon-Godeau, books, including Photography at the Dock: Essays on Photographic History.
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Body Double Gossipinggabi marked it as to-read Dec 01, Abigail Solomon-Godeau has photograaphy wide-ranging and theoretically sophisticated feminist approach to the visual arts—in her case, focusing exclusively on photography as a historical and contemporary practice and a social apparatus for producing and reinforcing or deconstructing categories of sexual differences.
Worth reading but nothing incredibly spectacular.
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Issa marked it as to-read Feb 26, Thanks for abgiail us about the problem. Readers may not fully agree with many of the opinions expressed, but the author is well informed and highly literate.
Since an important aspect of photographic politics is sexual politics, both in the sense of women’s historic professional exclusion from photographic practice, and in the sense of their status as objects rather than subjects of abigaill camera’s gazethe abigwil features the work of a feminist photographer and her attempt to reckon with the sexual politics that photography normally maintains.
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Photography at the dock : essays on photographic history, institutions, and practices
The number of copies requested, the school and professor requesting For reprints and subsidiary rights, please also note: Its an essay, its interesting, other than that it was pretty much just as it seems. Nicola Benford rated it it was ok Sep agigail, Examines the implicit and explicit politics informing photographic criticism, history and practice. Considering the role of cultural institutions—art historians, collectors, and dealers in construction histories of photography—Solomon-Godeau critiques such institutionalized aesthetics while offering an implied counter-history of the medium.
She considers also the place of photography within post-modernism, tracing its evolution from a critical practice to a stylistic option. Want to Read saving…. Would you also like to submit a review for this item?
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