The Resource Mediating American autobiography : photography in Emerson, Thoreau, Douglass, and Whitman, Sean Ross Meehan, (ebook)

Mediating American autobiography : photography in Emerson, Thoreau, Douglass, and Whitman, Sean Ross Meehan, (ebook)

Label
Mediating American autobiography : photography in Emerson, Thoreau, Douglass, and Whitman
Title
Mediating American autobiography
Title remainder
photography in Emerson, Thoreau, Douglass, and Whitman
Statement of responsibility
Sean Ross Meehan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Examines works by Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau, Frederick Douglass, and Walt Whitman to explore how the emergence of photography in the mid-nineteenth century transformed their ideas, how photography mediated their conceptions of self-representation, and how their appropriation of photographic thinking created a new kind of autobiography"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meehan, Sean Ross
Dewey number
810.9/492
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.P43
LC item number
M44 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • NC Live e-Pub Central
  • ProQuest (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American prose literature
  • Literature and photography
  • Authors, American
  • Photography
  • Visual perception in literature
  • Photography in literature
  • Autobiography
  • Self-realization in literature
Label
Mediating American autobiography : photography in Emerson, Thoreau, Douglass, and Whitman, Sean Ross Meehan, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3571002
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-238) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Prologue: the reproduction of the author -- Strange developments: photography's autobiography -- Like iodine to light: Emerson's photographic thinking -- Pencil of nature: Thoreau's photographic register -- Pictures in progress: the claims of Frederick Douglass, photographically considered -- Specimen daze: Whitman's photobiography -- Epilogue: future readers
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 250 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC3571002
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3571002
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3571002
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10277769
  • (OCoLC)609204246
Label
Mediating American autobiography : photography in Emerson, Thoreau, Douglass, and Whitman, Sean Ross Meehan, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3571002
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-238) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Prologue: the reproduction of the author -- Strange developments: photography's autobiography -- Like iodine to light: Emerson's photographic thinking -- Pencil of nature: Thoreau's photographic register -- Pictures in progress: the claims of Frederick Douglass, photographically considered -- Specimen daze: Whitman's photobiography -- Epilogue: future readers
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xi, 250 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC3571002
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3571002
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3571002
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10277769
  • (OCoLC)609204246

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