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Kerstin Schmidt

The belief in the documentary veracity of photographs has been viewed in critical light from the beginnings of photography. At the same time, it has remained a powerful construct, as the ongoing trust in the power of photographs to serve as proof and authentic documentation demonstrates

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Joseph Imorde

need to continuously narrate it anew. The unfolding of the potential narratives does, however, require people to lend their affection to the exhibition of objects and pictures. While some of the re-collectables in our Canadian household show remnants of political convictions and religious beliefs, or

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Shamoon Zamir

Portrait of the collective will and populist actions that shaped the years in which the book was made. Self Portrait certainly belongs to a historical moment that witnessed the loss of faith in a humanism that buoyed up belief in a global collectivism, and in the efficacy of political and social

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Eric J. Sandeen

extended the Heart Mountain canal and cleared brush from smaller elements of the water supply—called laterals—so that the district could be irrigated (Thye, “The Bureau Reclaims its Own” 91). The photograph showing the first release of water into the main canal was imbued with the traditional belief that

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Deirdre Fernand

belief in the power and potential of the machine and industrial technology; a rejection of applied ornament and decoration; an embrace of abstraction; and a belief in the unity of all the arts. 16 These different factions within Modernism were all to reveal themselves throughout the 1930s: at the heart

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Rachel Dickson

told the tribunal this in his belief that it would raise his standing in their eyes and exempt him from internment! The opposite, as anyone might guess, was the case and Jacky only narrowly escaped being shipped off to Canada and was sent to the Isle of Man instead. 35 Jacky was associated with