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The Male Nude in Contemporary Photography - Melody Davis
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Capa comum, [EAN: 9781566391986], Temple University Press, Temple University Press, Book, [PU: Temple University Press], Temple University Press, While nude women are a staple of commercial and art photography, the photographed male nude is often the target of censorship but seldom the subject of serious critical discussion. This is the first study to examine the unique interrelation between social perceptions of the nude and the medium of photography. Melody Davis focuses on the work of six artists whose photography confronts societal prohibitions. In order to understand the taboo and silence which surrounds this subject, she addresses the many social and cultural fears that inhibit the presentation and discussion of photographed male nudity. Because she deals with distinctions between the nude and the naked, the interrelational and the pornographic, the book has close connections with current debates about the impact of images and the limits of public tolerance of images of "deviance." Through the photographs of Robert Mapplethorpe, Lucas Samaras, John Coplans, George Dureau, Joel-Peter Witkin, and a film by Dusan Makavejev, the author examines how the action ideal for the male body is challenged by an artistic medium in which man becomes the spectacle, not the spectator. By presenting three of photography's genres - self-portraiture, portraits of others, and allegorical nudes - Davis is able to reveal the critical and theoretical issues which shape our understanding of photographed nudity, and, by extension, representations of gender. Author note: Melody D. Davis is an independent writer and photographer who has taught in the Fine Arts Departments of Montclair State College and State University of New York at Stony Brook., 13983328011, História da Arte, 13983329011, Crítica, 13983330011, Escolas, Períodos e Estilos, 13983339011, Regional, 13983325011, Arte, 7882695011, Arte, Cinema e Fotografia, 7882627011, Inglês e Outras Línguas, 7841278011, Categorias, 6740748011, Livros, 13983739011, Nudismo, 13983736011, Retratos, 13983717011, Fotografia, 7882695011, Arte, Cinema e Fotografia, 7882627011, Inglês e Outras Línguas, 7841278011, Categorias, 6740748011, Livros, 8169562011, Custom Stores, 8169627011, Busca Avançada, 13420260011, Volta às Aulas, 8169561011, Specialty Stores, 6740748011, Livros

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[SR: 3083536], Paperback, [EAN: 9781566391986], Temple University Press, Temple University Press, Book, [PU: Temple University Press], Temple University Press, While nude women are a staple of commercial and art photography, the photographed male nude is often the target of censorship but seldom the subject of serious critical discussion. This is the first study to examine the unique interrelation between social perceptions of the nude and the medium of photography. Melody Davis focuses on the work of six artists whose photography confronts societal prohibitions. In order to understand the taboo and silence which surrounds this subject, she addresses the many social and cultural fears that inhibit the presentation and discussion of photographed male nudity. Because she deals with distinctions between the nude and the naked, the interrelational and the pornographic, the book has close connections with current debates about the impact of images and the limits of public tolerance of images of "deviance." Through the photographs of Robert Mapplethorpe, Lucas Samaras, John Coplans, George Dureau, Joel-Peter Witkin, and a film by Dusan Makavejev, the author examines how the action ideal for the male body is challenged by an artistic medium in which man becomes the spectacle, not the spectator. By presenting three of photography's genres - self-portraiture, portraits of others, and allegorical nudes - Davis is able to reveal the critical and theoretical issues which shape our understanding of photographed nudity, and, by extension, representations of gender. Author note: Melody D. Davis is an independent writer and photographer who has taught in the Fine Arts Departments of Montclair State College and State University of New York at Stony Brook., 8622831011, Nude Photography, 2020, Photography & Video, 1, Arts & Photography, 1000, Subjects, 283155, Books

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The male nude in contemporary photography - Davis, Melody D., Lucas Samaras, Robert Mapplethorpe, Joel Peter Witkin et al
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San Francisco: Leather World, [1980s?]. 20p., 8.5x11 inches, illustrated with explicit drawings of sex toys and costumes, male nudes etc., 1.5x3 inch clipping from cover (affecting illustration) otherwise good magazine/catalog in stapled tan explicit pictorial wraps., Leather World, Los Angeles: Campfire Video, 1989. vii, 226p., illustrated with b&w nude film stills, second edition, oversized trade paperback in pictorial wraps. With a heavy emphasis on the homoerotic, Campfire Video, 1989, New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1975. xvii, 522p., illus. (including a nude photo of Max Eastman), hardcover in edgeworn dj. Study of Max Eastman, John Dos Passos, Will Herberg, and James Burnham., Harper & Row, Publishers, 1975, New York: Arlington House, n.d. [128p.] 9.5x14 inches, color photos without text, boards, dj., Arlington House, New York: St. Martin's Press, 1997. ix, illustrated with 48 b&w plates from photos of nude and semi-nude men, 4.25x6.25 inches, very good first edition small photobook in boards and unclipped dj. Stonewall Inn Photographer Series, Keith Kahla, editor., St. Martin's Press, 1997, Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1991. xii, 184p., illustrated with b&w photos of male nudes, introduction, conclusion, works cited, notes, index, very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Visual Studies Series edited by Douglas Harper. Gay, straight, transgressive, african american, amputees etc., Temple University Press, 1991

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The Male Nude in Contemporary Photography (Visual Studies)
Author:

Melody Davis

Title:

The Male Nude in Contemporary Photography (Visual Studies)

ISBN:

1566391989

By presenting three of photography's genres self-portraiture, portraits of others, and allegorical nudes, Davis is able to reveal the critical and theoretical issues which shape our understanding of photographed nudity, and, by extension, representations of gender. Melody D. Davis is an independent writer and photographer who has taught in the Fine Arts Departments of Montclair State College and State University of New York at Stony Brook.

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EAN (ISBN-13): 9781566391986
ISBN (ISBN-10): 1566391989
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Publishing year: 1994
Publisher: Temple University Press

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