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Navajo and Photography A Critical History of the Representation of an American People Our God Tscorenci was our Father and created the sun which is like a mirror He sees us from up on high and makes photographs of our reflection When we die the photograph disappears Many have been los

  • Title: Navajo and Photography: A Critical History of the Representation of an American People
  • Author: James C. Faris James C. Fairs
  • ISBN: 9780826317254
  • Page: 436
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Navajo and Photography: A Critical History of the Representation of an American People By James C. Faris James C. Fairs, Our God Tscorenci was our Father and created the sun, which is like a mirror He sees us from up on high and makes photographs of our reflection When we die the photograph disappears Many have been lost Kenchori, an Ash ninka from Peruvian ia, when asked to tell a story concerning cameras From W Baker, Backward An Essay on Indians, Time, and Photography.Hist Our God Tscorenci was our Father and created the sun, which is like a mirror He sees us from up on high and makes photographs of our reflection When we die the photograph disappears Many have been lost Kenchori, an Ash ninka from Peruvian ia, when asked to tell a story concerning cameras From W Baker, Backward An Essay on Indians, Time, and Photography.Historically photographs say less about the Navajo than about photographers of Navajos In Navajo and Photography James Faris calls attention to the inability of photographs of Navajo by non Navajo to communicate either the lived experiences of native people or their history Beginning with the earliest photographs of Navajos in captivity at Bosque Redondo and including the most recent glossy picture books and calendars, Faris s survey points out assumptions that have always governed photographic representation of the Navajo people Full of the work of photographers such as Edward S Curtis and Laura Gilpin, as well as photographs by many less well known figures, readers will find Navajo and Photography an enlightening juxtaposition of cultures.

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