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Still moving : between cinema and photography

Author: Karen Redrobe Beckman; Jean Ma
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 2008.
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"In Still Moving noted artists, filmmakers, art historians, and film scholars explore the boundary between cinema and photography. The interconnectedness of the two media has emerged as a critical concern for scholars in the field of cinema studies responding to new media technologies, and for those in the field of art history confronting the ubiquity of film, video, and the projected image in contemporary art  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Motion pictures
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Still moving.
Durham : Duke University Press, 2008
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Redrobe Beckman; Jean Ma
ISBN: 9780822341314 082234131X 9780822341550 0822341557
OCLC Number: 209333689
Description: vi, 312 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Beyond referentiality : What's the point of an index? or, faking photographs / Tom Gunning --
"The forgotten image between two shots" : photos, photograms, and the essayistic / Timothy Corrigan --
Structural film : noise / Juan A. Suárez --
2. Nation, memory, history : An essay on Calendar / Atom Egoyan --
Photography's absent times / Jean Ma --
The idea of still / Rebecca Baron, interviewed by Janet Sarbanes --
Crash aesthetics : Amores perros and the dream of cinematic mobility / Karen Beckman --
Surplus memories : from the slide show to the digital bulletin board in Jim Mendiola's Speeder kills / Rita Gonzalez --
3. Working between media : Photography's expanded field / George Baker --
Weekend campus / Nancy Davenport --
Aleph beat : Wallace Berman between photography and film / Louis Kaplan --
Mental images : the dramatization of psychological disturbance / Zoe Beloff --
Concerning "the photographic" / Raymond Bellour.
Responsibility: Karen Beckman and Jean Ma, eds.
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Explores the boundary between cinema and photography. Engaging still, moving, and ambiguous images from a wide range of geographical spaces and historical moments, this book addresses issues of  Read more...


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