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    Camera Lucida: Reflections on Photography

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    Examining the themes of presence and absence, the relationship between photography and theatre, history and death, these 'reflections on photography' begin as an investigation into the nature of photographs. Then, as Barthes contemplates a photograph of his mother as a child, the book becomes an exposition of his own mind.
    ISBN: 9780099225416
    AuthorBarthes, Roland
    PublisherNameVintage Publishing
    Pub Date15/07/1993
    BindingPaperback
    Pages144

    Barthes shares his passionate, in-depth knowledge and understanding of photography.

    Examining the themes of presence and absence, the relationship between photography and theatre, history and death, these 'reflections on photography' begin as an investigation into the nature of photographs. Then, as Barthes contemplates a photograph of his mother as a child, the book becomes an exposition of his own mind.

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    Barthes shares his passionate, in-depth knowledge and understanding of photography.

    Examining the themes of presence and absence, the relationship between photography and theatre, history and death, these 'reflections on photography' begin as an investigation into the nature of photographs. Then, as Barthes contemplates a photograph of his mother as a child, the book becomes an exposition of his own mind.