The Resource Portraiture & photography in Africa, edited by John Peffer and Elisabeth L. Cameron

Portraiture & photography in Africa, edited by John Peffer and Elisabeth L. Cameron

Label
Portraiture & photography in Africa
Title
Portraiture & photography in Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Peffer and Elisabeth L. Cameron
Title variation
Portraiture and photography in Africa
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TR681.A33
LC item number
P67 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Peffer, John
  • Cameron, Elisabeth Lynn
Series statement
African expressive cultures
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Africans
  • Portrait photography
  • Africains
  • Portraits (Photographie)
  • Africans
  • Portrait photography
  • Africa
  • Porträtfotografie
  • Afrika
Label
Portraiture & photography in Africa, edited by John Peffer and Elisabeth L. Cameron
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Some essays originally presented at the conference "Portrait Photography in African Worlds" (February 3-4, 2006), University of California, Santa Cruz
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Érika Nimis
  • The fieldworker and the portrait: the social relations of photography
  • Elisabeth L. Cameron
  • Social lives.
  • "A photograph steals the soul": the history of an idea
  • Z.S. Strother
  • The past in the present: photographic portraiture and the evocation of multiple histories in the Bamum Kingdom of Cameroon
  • Christraud M. Geary
  • Mombasa on display: photography and the formation of an urban public, from the 1940s onward
  • Isolde Brielmaier
  • Introduction: the study of photographic portraiture in Africa
  • Portrait photography in a postcolonial age: how beauty tells the truth
  • Liam Buckley
  • Traditions.
  • Likeness or not: musings on portraiture in canonical African art and its implications for African portrait photography
  • Jean Borgatti
  • Àkó-graphy: Ọ̀wọ̀ portraits
  • Rowland Abíọ́dún
  • Visual griots: identity, aesthetics, and the social roles of portrait photographers in Mali
  • Candace M. Keller
  • The intermediality of portraiture in Northern Côte d'Ivoire
  • John Peffer
  • Till Förster
  • Exchange.
  • Portrait photography: a visual currency in the Atlantic visualscape
  • Jürg Schneider
  • Lutterodt Family Studios and the changing face of early portrait photographs from the Gold Coast
  • Erin Haney
  • Yoruba Studio photographers in Francophone West Africa
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
452 pages
Isbn
9780253008725
Lccn
^^2012047537
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)793571896
  • (OCoLC)ocn793571896
Label
Portraiture & photography in Africa, edited by John Peffer and Elisabeth L. Cameron
Publication
Copyright
Note
Some essays originally presented at the conference "Portrait Photography in African Worlds" (February 3-4, 2006), University of California, Santa Cruz
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Érika Nimis
  • The fieldworker and the portrait: the social relations of photography
  • Elisabeth L. Cameron
  • Social lives.
  • "A photograph steals the soul": the history of an idea
  • Z.S. Strother
  • The past in the present: photographic portraiture and the evocation of multiple histories in the Bamum Kingdom of Cameroon
  • Christraud M. Geary
  • Mombasa on display: photography and the formation of an urban public, from the 1940s onward
  • Isolde Brielmaier
  • Introduction: the study of photographic portraiture in Africa
  • Portrait photography in a postcolonial age: how beauty tells the truth
  • Liam Buckley
  • Traditions.
  • Likeness or not: musings on portraiture in canonical African art and its implications for African portrait photography
  • Jean Borgatti
  • Àkó-graphy: Ọ̀wọ̀ portraits
  • Rowland Abíọ́dún
  • Visual griots: identity, aesthetics, and the social roles of portrait photographers in Mali
  • Candace M. Keller
  • The intermediality of portraiture in Northern Côte d'Ivoire
  • John Peffer
  • Till Förster
  • Exchange.
  • Portrait photography: a visual currency in the Atlantic visualscape
  • Jürg Schneider
  • Lutterodt Family Studios and the changing face of early portrait photographs from the Gold Coast
  • Erin Haney
  • Yoruba Studio photographers in Francophone West Africa
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
452 pages
Isbn
9780253008725
Lccn
^^2012047537
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)793571896
  • (OCoLC)ocn793571896

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