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Hispanic American Historical Review (1991) 71 (4): 898–899.
Published: 01 November 1991
...Robert M. Levine Photography in Brazil 1840-1900 . By Ferrez Gilberto . Translated by De Sá Rego Stella . Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press , 1991 . Photographs. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index . xvii , 243 pp. Cloth . $50.00 . Copyright 1991 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1993) 73 (1): 133–134.
Published: 01 February 1993
...William H. Beezley Images of History: Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Latin American Photography as Documents . By Levine Robert M. . Durham : Duke University Press , 1989 . Photographs. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index . xii , 216 pp. Paper . $34.95 . Windows...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (3): 536–538.
Published: 01 August 1999
...Robert M. Levine Image and Memory: Photography from Latin America, 1866-1994 . Edited by Watriss Wendy and Zamora Lois Parkinson . Austin : University of Texas Press , 1998 . Photographs. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xiii, 450 pp. Cloth , $65.00 . Copyright...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1998) 78 (1): 151–152.
Published: 01 February 1998
...Carol Damian Brazilian Images: The 1940s Photography of Genevieve Naylor . By Levine Robert M. . New York : Reznikoff Artistic Partnership , 1996 . Video. 29 Minutes. VHS Format . $80.00 . Copyright 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 In 1995, Brazilian historian Robert...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2004) 84 (1): 83–111.
Published: 01 February 2004
... to established rituals governing death and mourning. Over the last 20 years, scholars have afforded photography, as both art and technique, considerable power to structure the subjectivities, hierarchies, and experiences of modern life. 2 Its spectral and quicksilver, yet durable, nature is often taken...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (2): 350–351.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Juan Javier Pescador National Camera: Photography and Mexico’s Image Environment . By Tejada Roberto . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 2009 . Photographs. Notes. Bibliography. Index. 214 pp. Paper , $27.50 . Copyright 2010 by Duke University Press 2010...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (4): 762–763.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Mark Rice Portraits in the Andes: Photography and Agency, 1900–1950 . By Jorge Coronado . Illuminations: Cultural Formations of the Americas . Pittsburgh, PA : University of Pittsburgh Press , 2018 . Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xii, 232 pp. Paper , $28.95 . Copyright...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (4): 767–769.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Mónica Salas Landa Framing a Lost City: Science, Photography, and the Making of Machu Picchu . By Amy Cox Hall . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2017 . Photographs. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xiv, 267 pp. Paper , $29.95 . Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press...
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Published: 01 February 2004
Figure 3 K’iche’ bride. During its early years photography was referred to as “Dauguerre’s mirror,” and practitioners often placed a mirror within a scene to amplify photography’s “narcissistic trick of doubling its subjects” (from Carol Mavor, Becoming: The Photographs of Clementina More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (2): 306–307.
Published: 01 May 2013
..., 315 pp. Cloth , $45.00 . Copyright 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 John Mraz is the leading expert on the history of photography in Mexico and the author of several important monographs on the topic, including Looking for Mexico: Modern Visual Culture and National Identity (2009...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (2): 348–349.
Published: 01 May 2010
... University Press 2010 Looking for Mexico provides a narrative of the most important developments in the formation and makeover of Mexican culture through the visual arts, Mexican photography in particular and Mexican film to a lesser extent. Unveiling the connections between visual culture...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (3): 459–492.
Published: 01 August 2015
... the flow of tropicalizing images, and demonstrating how photography was made to err by Brazilian and Mexican modernists. 2 Back in 2004, the Hispanic American Historical Review published a special issue with three articles by historians who were sensitive to the specificities of visual culture. 3...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2017) 97 (2): 370–372.
Published: 01 May 2017
... Historians often use photographs to enliven a text or as evidence to document a discrete historical event, but they rarely consider the significance of photography as social practice. Kevin Coleman's innovative and timely study integrates a critical analysis of the social uses of photography and photographs...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2004) 84 (1): 115–116.
Published: 01 February 2004
... served by looking at a photo that decorates the inside flap of one of his books. It is a sepia image of a smiling, mustachioed gentleman in a sweater leaning over an old tripod camera and beckoning us forward to share his delight in photography. That was Don Mac, pure and simple. Miguel Angel...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2004) 84 (1): 37–82.
Published: 01 February 2004
... susceptible to as wide a range of interpretation as there are people to view them. Roland Barthes and others have theorized this open-ended quality as a defining characteristic of the photograph as a semiotic sign. These theorists remind us that photography is “magic” precisely because its supposed...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (2): 424–425.
Published: 01 May 2006
... Quiñones, using symbolism to link culture and imperialism, explores the War of 1898 by stressing the importance of photography as a form of symbolic possession, in a process that transcended the war itself. He does not, however, explore much about the reception or consumption of photography in the United...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2008) 88 (3): 541–543.
Published: 01 August 2008
... distinctions, Hernández-Salazar’s work affirms historian Deborah Poole’s notion that photography plays “a crucial role in producing the truth about ‘race’ ” ( Vision, Race, and Modernity: A Visual Economy of the Andean Image World [University of Princeton Press, 1997], 214). Similarly, as the first Central...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2004) 84 (1): 156–158.
Published: 01 February 2004
..., “If Indianist photography must be done, the sort of imagery that emphasizes interaction and energy seems to offer the best option” (p. 72). This approach, he contends, well serves the country’s more contemporary photojournalists in their search for a national identity: “Today, Mexico’s New Photojournalists...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2000) 80 (2): 382–384.
Published: 01 May 2000
... pursues a large question: How were modernity and race associated? Over time, via technologies of reproduction and representation, the media used to produce the images changed, and the means and extent of their circulation expanded geometrically. Photography, the paramount example, circled the globe...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1999) 79 (1): 172–174.
Published: 01 February 1999
... to the photography of haute couture and advertising. As a portraitist, she was the personal photographer of Eleanor Roosevelt. Other sitters included John F. Kennedy, Frank Sinatra, and Jackie Robinson. Robert M. Levine has restored Genevieve Naylor’s Brazilian photographs to the historical context in which...