Elizabeth Edwards and Christopher Morton (eds) Photographs, Museums, Collections. Beetwen Art and Information 2015, London-New York, Bloomsbury The status of photographs in the history of museum collections is a complex one. From its very beginnings the double capacity of photography – as a tool for making a visual record on the one hand and an […]Continue Reading
The Camera as Witness. A Social History of Mizoram, Northeast India by Joy L. K. Pachuau & Willem van Schendel Cambridge University Press, 2015 The Camera as Witness lifts the veil off the little known world of Mizoram and challenges – through unpublished photographs – core assumptions in the writing of India’s national history. The […]Continue Reading