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Ongoing Moment

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ISBN-10: 1400031680

ISBN-13: 9781400031689

Edition: 2007

Authors: Geoff Dyer

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Description:

Great photographs change the way we see the world; "The Ongoing Moment" changes the way we look at both. Focusing on the ways in which canonical figures like Alfred Stieglitz, Paul Strand, Walker Evans, Andre Kerte sz, Edward Weston, Dorothea Lange, Diane Arbus, and William Eggleston have photographed the same things-- barber shops, benches, hands, roads, signs- award-winning writer Geoff Dyer seeks to identify their signature styles. In doing so, he constructs a narrative in which these photographers- many of whom never met- constantly encounter one another. The result is a kaleidoscopic work of extraordinary originality and insight.
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Book details

List price: $17.95
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date: 3/13/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 304
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.638
Language: English

Geoff Dyer was born in Cheltenham in 1958. He currently lives in London.

List of Illustrations
The Ongoing Moment
Notes
Select Bibliography
Chronological List of Photographers
Acknowledgements
Index of Names