Fifty Key Writers on Photography by Mark DurdenFifty Key Writers on Photography by Mark Durden

Fifty Key Writers on Photography

EditorMark Durden

Paperback | February 7, 2013

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A clear and concise survey of some of the most significant writers on photography who have played a major part in defining and influencing our understanding of the medium. It provides a succinct overview of writing on photography from a diverse range of disciplines and perspectives and examines the shifting perception of the medium over the course of its 170 year history. Key writers discussed include:

  • Roland Barthes
  • Susan Sontag
  • Jacques Derrida
  • Henri Cartier-Bresson
  • Geoffrey Batchen

Fully cross-referenced and in an A-Z format, this is an accessible and engaging introductory guide.

Mark Durdenis Professor of Photography at University of Wales, Newport.
Title:Fifty Key Writers on PhotographyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:296 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.68 inPublished:February 7, 2013Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415549450

ISBN - 13:9780415549455

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Table of Contents

Alphabetical List of Entries  Contributors  Preface  Fifty Key Writers  Glossary  Index