The Resource Imprisoned in a luminous glare : photography and the African American freedom struggle, Leigh Renee Raiford

Imprisoned in a luminous glare : photography and the African American freedom struggle, Leigh Renee Raiford

Label
Imprisoned in a luminous glare : photography and the African American freedom struggle
Title
Imprisoned in a luminous glare
Title remainder
photography and the African American freedom struggle
Statement of responsibility
Leigh Renee Raiford
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In Imprisoned in a Luminous Glare, Leigh Raiford argues that over the past one hundred years activists in the black freedom struggle have used photographic imagery both to gain political recognition and to develop a different visual vocabulary about black lives. Raiford analyzes why activists chose photography over other media, explores the doubts some individuals had about the strategies, and shows how photography became an increasingly effective, if complex, tool in representing black political interests. Offering readings of the use of photography in the antilynching movement
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Raiford, Leigh
Dewey number
  • 323.1196073
  • 779.9305896073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.R354 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Civil rights movements
  • African American civil rights workers
  • Photography
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Imprisoned in a luminous glare : photography and the African American freedom struggle, Leigh Renee Raiford
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. No Relation to the Facts about Lynching; 2. Come Let Us Build a New World Together; 3. Attacked First by Sight; Conclusion: Or Was It the Pictures That Made Her Unrecognizable?; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (310 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469603414
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2560000000060214
  • (EBL)655816
  • (OCoLC)701719774
  • (SSID)ssj0000470231
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11282271
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000470231
  • (PQKBWorkID)10413084
  • (PQKB)10956182
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4322018
  • (OCoLC)966767924
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse48320
  • (EXLCZ)992560000000060214
Label
Imprisoned in a luminous glare : photography and the African American freedom struggle, Leigh Renee Raiford
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. No Relation to the Facts about Lynching; 2. Come Let Us Build a New World Together; 3. Attacked First by Sight; Conclusion: Or Was It the Pictures That Made Her Unrecognizable?; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (310 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469603414
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2560000000060214
  • (EBL)655816
  • (OCoLC)701719774
  • (SSID)ssj0000470231
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11282271
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000470231
  • (PQKBWorkID)10413084
  • (PQKB)10956182
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4322018
  • (OCoLC)966767924
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse48320
  • (EXLCZ)992560000000060214

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