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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (2): 350–351.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Juan Javier Pescador Notwithstanding these points, National Camera expands the discussion of Mexi-can photography in innovative and insightful ways, providing the reader with a fresh and sophisticated interpretation of the artwork by some of the most prominent photographers of twentieth...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (4): 767–769.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Mónica Salas Landa Despite Hall's sound examination of photography's role in the making of Machu Picchu in part 2, this analysis is preceded and followed by a set of chapters devoted to topics not always as explicitly and cohesively tied to the project's central aims. For example, the first part...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2019) 99 (4): 762–763.
Published: 01 November 2019
... be employed independent of elites while still upholding larger systems of structural racism. Coronado's broad granting of agency to all those sitting for portraits sometimes obscures these divisions within popular society. Additionally, I would have liked for Coronado to analyze how photography also...
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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 (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 (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 (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
... of photography in Quetzaltenango confirms this. In 1875, the famous photographer Eadweard Muybridge was greeted in the plaza of Quetzaltenango by a martial band and a crowd of hundreds. See E. Bradford Burns, Eadweard Muybridge in Guatemala, 1875: The Photographer As Social Recorder (Berkeley: Univ...
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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
... Revolution, and graduate students will engage with the thinking of a pathbreaking historian of visual culture. The concept of “revolutionary photography” is the narrative and analytic lens that brings the objects of this study into focus (p. 1). For Mraz, revolutionary photography is “the imagery...
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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
... of the strike. This priest was not in his church, addressing parishioners from the altar. He was in the civic space of the Ramón Rosa Plaza. 6. Baer, Spectral Evidence , 7. 7. For one of the earliest attempts to critically engage photos to write working-class history, see Sekula, Photography...
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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
...Thomas Whigham Copyright 2004 by Duke University Press 2004 Section photo: Photo by Pablo Cuarterolo, courtesy of Andrea Cuarterolo. Section photo: Photo by Pablo Cuarterolo, courtesy of Andrea Cuarterolo. The history of Latin American photography lost one of its most...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2004) 84 (1): 37–82.
Published: 01 February 2004
.... These theorists remind us that photography is “magic” precisely because its supposed transparency (or realism) as a mechanically produced image lends each person’s interpretation the authority of the real. 3 This unanchored quality inherent in the photographic message enables the same photograph to serve...
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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...