Moving images : photography and the Japanese American incarceration / Jasmine Alinder.

"When the American government began impounding Japanese American citizens after Pearl Harbor, photography became a battleground. The control of the means of representation affected nearly every aspect of the incarceration, from the mug shots criminalizing Japanese Americans to the prohibition o...

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Main Author: Alinder, Jasmine, 1969-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2009], ©2009.
Series:Asian American experience.
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Table of Contents:
  • When the innocents suffer : Dorothea Lange and the War Relocation Authority
  • The landscape of loyalty : Ansel Adams's Born free and equal
  • The right to represent : Toyo Miyatake's photographs of Manzanar
  • Art/history : photographs of Japanese American incarceration in the museum
  • Virtual pilgrimage : the contemporary incarceration photography of Patrick Nagatani and Masumi Hayashi.