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Image-text: From the ‘Photobook-essayism’

in Photo-texts: Contemporary French Writing of the Photographic Image

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310522
eISBN:
9781846316128
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310522.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

The ubiquity of photographic images in contemporary society has raised concerns among some theorists, including Vilém Flusser, who theorises the impact of the predominance of photography on an ... More


The Photograph

J. J. Long

in W. G. Sebald - Image, Archive, Modernity

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748633876
eISBN:
9780748651757
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748633876.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter studies the most evident surface feature in Sebald's texts, which is the fact that they include reproductions of photographic images. It shows how Sebald uses photography to explore ... More


Introduction

in Photo-texts: Contemporary French Writing of the Photographic Image

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310522
eISBN:
9781846316128
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310522.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This book postulates the existence of the French ‘photo-text’, a third term between photographic image and written word. It analyses ten photo-texts to answer the questions: What do pictures want? ... More


Photographic Traces and Documentary Films: Comments for Gregory Currie

Noël Carroll

in Engaging the Moving Image

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300091953
eISBN:
9780300133073
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300091953.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter discusses Gregory Currie's characteristically stimulating and carefully crafted article “Visible Traces: Documentary Film and the Contents of Photographs,” which introduces a ... More


Distance and Self in Raymond Depardon's Errance

in Photo-texts: Contemporary French Writing of the Photographic Image

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310522
eISBN:
9781846316128
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310522.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter examines the self-collaborative type of photo-text. Analysis of the text in which photographers ‘write’ their own photographic images would, on the surface, appear straightforward. ... More


Photo/phono/porno

Arved Ashby

in Absolute Music, Mechanical Reproduction

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520264793
eISBN:
9780520945692
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520264793.003.0007
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

This chapter discusses who and what a recording represents, determining whether a recording can change the very nature of music, and studying photography theory and the technologies of depiction. It ... More


Fabulation in Fragments: Leïla Sebbar's Algeria through the Photography of Marc Garanger

in Photo-texts: Contemporary French Writing of the Photographic Image

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310522
eISBN:
9781846316128
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310522.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter examines the tension that appears to exist between Franco-Algerian writer Leïla Sebbar and photographer Marc Garanger, who produced stunning images of the War of Independence in Algeria. ... More


The Modern Image, I

Thomas Nail

in Theory of the Image

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190924034
eISBN:
9780190924065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190924034.003.0014
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

The argument in this chapter and the next is that the aesthetic field during the modern period is defined by an elastic and differential regime of motion. These two chapters marshal support for this ... More


In the Realm of the Sensible

Dorothea Olkowski

in The Universal (In the Realm of the Sensible): Beyond Continental Philosophy

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748625567
eISBN:
9780748652402
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748625567.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter is a final attempt to think about an epistemology and an aesthetics outside of the constraints of dynamical systems theory. It investigates the photographic image and what has been ... More


Conclusion: Silence, Orality, History

in Photo-texts: Contemporary French Writing of the Photographic Image

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310522
eISBN:
9781846316128
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310522.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This book has explored the contemporary photo-text in French as well as the different modes of interaction between image-maker and text-writer. From collaborative to retrospective and, finally, ... More


Realism, reality and authenticity

Richard Rushton

in The Reality of Film: Theories of Filmic Reality

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719082689
eISBN:
9781781702994
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719082689.003.0013
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Filmic reality is dependent on the attitude of an individual to see the film as a part of reality instead of its representations. This chapter focuses on the works of André Bazin who goes beyond ... More


Documentary expression and the physicality of the referent: writing, painting and photography

John Corner

in Theorising Media: Power, Form and Subjectivity

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719082603
eISBN:
9781781703182
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719082603.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter analyses the physicality of the referent and the documentary expression in the media. It explores some aspects of the proto-pictorial quality of documentary expression in writing and ... More


‘La légende de L'Histoire’: Bernard Noel's Captions for Photography of the Paris Commune

in Photo-texts: Contemporary French Writing of the Photographic Image

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846310522
eISBN:
9781846316128
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846310522.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

In 1995, the French media suddenly began to look less reliable, objective or fair in reporting social (and increasingly political) crisis. These thoughts probably inspired the radical poet and ... More


Spasmodic Spurts of White Light on a Sphere

Kaira M. Cabañas

in Off-Screen Cinema: Isidore Isou and the Lettrist Avant-Garde

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780226174457
eISBN:
9780226174624
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226174624.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This chapter analyzes Gil J Wolman's L'anticoncept, which was completed in September 1951, and was first shown on February 11, 1952 at the Ciné-Club Avant-Garde 52 at the Musée de l'Homme in Paris. ... More


Afterimage of Empire: Photography in Nineteenth-Century India

Zahid R. Chaudhary

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816677481
eISBN:
9781452946023
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816677481.001.0001
Subject:
Art, Photography

This book provides a philosophical and historical account of early photography in India that focuses on how aesthetic experiments in colonial photography changed the nature of perception. Considering ... More


Crimen ferpecto (2004): the mise-en-scène of mise-en-scène

Peter Buse, Núria Triana Toribio, and Andy Willis

in The Cinema of Alex de la Iglesia

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719071362
eISBN:
9781781700952
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719071362.003.0033
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Crimen Ferpecto, Álex de la Iglesia's seventh feature film as director and second as a producer with Pánico, was released in October 2004. It returns to the black comedy of El día de la bestia, ... More


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