Life after the MA

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The initial MA results are out – I’ll wait to see confirmation and comments before saying more. Suffice to say, I have been doing some thinking about future projects. Of course I will be seeking to maximise the visibility (and sales) from my final MA work ‘Unfinished Stories‘. But I also want to set off in new directions. I am …

Philip Gefter: Photography After Frank

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My notes on Philip Gefter’s book, Photography After Frank, Kindle edition (hence the location reference rather than page number) …………………………. Introduction Location 84  The twentieth century art became, then, less about rendering the world with true-to-life objectivity than about the emotional, perceptual, and experiential nature of existence (with recent digressions into deconstructive cultural analysis).  Location 87  Factual documentation changed in the …