Cultures of Vision

Cultures of Vision : Images, Media, and the Imaginary

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"This is a very strong, thought-provoking [volume]... "-George MarcusAs home photographs shift from the print format to digital technology and as video moves from the television screen to multimedia, it is crucial to develop new strategies of interpreting and analyzing these images. Visit the author's World Wide Web site: (2/19/03: Link is no longer active)http://www.facl.mcgill.ca/burnett/englishhome.htmlshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 368 pages
  • 155.4 x 234.7 x 20.8mm | 577.27g
  • Indiana University Press
  • Bloomington, IN, United States
  • English
  • 0253209773
  • 9780253209771
  • 1,650,083

About Ron Burnett

Dr. Ron Burnett, President and Vice-Chancellor, Emily Carr University of Art and Design, is the former Director of the Graduate Program in Communications at McGill University, author of over 150 published articles and essays and of the recently published, How Images Think (MIT Press, 2005).show more

Table of contents

Chapter OneImages and VisionChapter TwoCamera Lucida: Barthes and PhotographyChapter ThreeFrom Photograph to Film: Textual AnalysisChapter FourProjectionChapter FiveReinventing the Electronic ImageChapter SixPostmodern Media Communitiesshow more

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