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Author Verdicchio, Pasquale, 1954-

Title Looters, photographers, and thieves [electronic resource] : aspects of Italian photographic culture in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries / Pasquale Verdicchio.

Imprint Lanham : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 2011.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description viii, 199 p. : ill., ports.
Series Fairleigh Dickinson University Press series in Italian studies
Fairleigh Dickinson University Press series in Italian studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- The raw and the cooked-up: opening thoughts on bodies -- Photography as literary art -- Photographers, looters, and thieves: stolen states of the image/nation -- Giovanni Verga: photography and verismo -- Imaging America: the photography of Lewis Hine and Jacob Riis -- Imaginative contradictions: Von Gloeden's disruptive bodies of representation -- Tina Modotti: life through the ground-glass.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Photography -- Social aspects -- Italy -- History -- 19th century.
Photography -- Social aspects -- Italy -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781611470185
9781611470192 (e-book)

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