TITLE

Horror and Humanity

AUTHOR(S)
Kulman, Linda
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;7/9/2001-7/16/2001, Vol. 131 Issue 2, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on war photography and news photography. Discussion of photographs which were taken by Alexander Gardner, who was known to rearrange corpses to improve the composition of war photographs; View that his images made the public witnesses to war in a way that overturned preconceived notions of heroism and glory on the battlefield; Discussion of censorship of photographs in World War I; Dangers faced by photojournalists during wars.
ACCESSION #
4740434

 

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