skip to content
The past's threshold : essays on photography Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The past's threshold : essays on photography

Author: Siegfried Kracauer; Philippe Despoix; Maria Zinfert; Conor Joyce
Publisher: Zurich ; Berlin : Diaphanes, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Siegfried Kracauer was one of the foremost representatives of the Frankfurt School of critical theory. This book brings together Kracauer's essays on photography that he wrote between 1927 and 1933  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Essays
History
Named Person: Siegfried Kracauer; Siegfried Kracauer
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Siegfried Kracauer; Philippe Despoix; Maria Zinfert; Conor Joyce
ISBN: 9783037346914 3037346914
OCLC Number: 900394445
Notes: "This volume brings together for the first time all of Kracauer's essays on photography that he wrote between 1927 and 1933 as a journalist for the Frankfurter Zeitung, as well as an essay that appeared in the Magazine of Art after his exile in America"--Page 4 of cover.
Description: 127 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, portraits ; 21 cm
Contents: Kracauer as thinker of the photographic medium / Philippe Despoix --
Photography (1927) --
On yesterday's border (1932) --
Photographed Berlin (1932) --
A note on portrait photography (1933) --
The photographic approach (1951) --
Curriculum vitae in pictures / Maria Zinfert.
Other Titles: Essays on photography
Responsibility: Siegfried Kracauer ; edited by Philippe Despoix and Maria Zinfert ; translations by Conor Joyce.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/900394445> # The past's threshold : essays on photography
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/900394445#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ;
    library:oclcnum "900394445" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/sw> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Topic/fotokonst_teori_filosofi> ; # Fotokonst--teori, filosofi
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Topic/photography> ; # Photography
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Person/kracauer_siegfried_1889_1966> ; # Siegfried Kracauer
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Topic/fotokonst_historia> ; # Fotokonst--historia
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Topic/photography_philosophy> ; # Photography--Philosophy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Event/1900_talet> ; # 1900-talet
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/770.9042/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Topic/photography_history_20th_century> ; # Photography--History--20th century
    schema:alternateName "Essays on photography" ;
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Person/kracauer_siegfried_1889_1966> ; # Siegfried Kracauer
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Person/joyce_conor> ; # Conor Joyce
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Person/despoix_philippe> ; # Philippe Despoix
    schema:datePublished "2014" ;
    schema:description "Kracauer as thinker of the photographic medium / Philippe Despoix -- Photography (1927) -- On yesterday's border (1932) -- Photographed Berlin (1932) -- A note on portrait photography (1933) -- The photographic approach (1951) -- Curriculum vitae in pictures / Maria Zinfert."@en ;
    schema:editor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Person/despoix_philippe> ; # Philippe Despoix
    schema:editor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Person/zinfert_maria_1962> ; # Maria Zinfert
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2270136251> ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Essays"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The past's threshold : essays on photography"@en ;
    schema:productID "900394445" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9783037346914> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/900394445> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Person/despoix_philippe> # Philippe Despoix
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Despoix" ;
    schema:givenName "Philippe" ;
    schema:name "Philippe Despoix" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Person/joyce_conor> # Conor Joyce
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Joyce" ;
    schema:givenName "Conor" ;
    schema:name "Conor Joyce" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Person/kracauer_siegfried_1889_1966> # Siegfried Kracauer
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1889" ;
    schema:deathDate "1966" ;
    schema:deathDate "1966," ;
    schema:familyName "Kracauer" ;
    schema:givenName "Siegfried" ;
    schema:name "Siegfried Kracauer" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Person/zinfert_maria_1962> # Maria Zinfert
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1962" ;
    schema:familyName "Zinfert" ;
    schema:givenName "Maria" ;
    schema:name "Maria Zinfert" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Topic/fotokonst_historia> # Fotokonst--historia
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Fotokonst--historia"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Topic/fotokonst_teori_filosofi> # Fotokonst--teori, filosofi
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Fotokonst--teori, filosofi"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Topic/photography_history_20th_century> # Photography--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Photography--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2270136251#Topic/photography_philosophy> # Photography--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Photography--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9783037346914>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "3037346914" ;
    schema:isbn "9783037346914" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.