Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 November 2007

288 Pages | 74 Illustrations, black & white

9.4 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780719073403

Bookseller Code (06)


So exotic, so homemade

Surrealism, Englishness and documentary photography

Ian Walker

Published by Manchester University Press

The Critical Image MUP

  • The first book to bring together the three elements of Surrealism, Englishness and documentary photography; by In doing sp, it reveals new aspects to each of them
  • Has a wide appeal in the various disciplines that are covered - photography, art history, Englishness and documentary studies
  • The general debates are examined through the work of major individual artists, so the book will be essential reading for anyone studying the work of e.g. Paul Nash, Humphrey Jennings, Bill Brandt or Lee Miller
  • This book is based upon extensive and unique research and several areas of work are being discussed for the very first time
  • Many of the illustrations have never been previously published

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