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Undoing recognition : a critical approach to pose in photography
(Bilkent University, 2006)
This study aims to give an account of the act of posing in photography in terms of the self/image relationship in order to foreground an unexplored aspect of the pose that is its potential to question (self-)recognition ...
Photography as the writing of light
(Bilkent University, 2000)
The purpose of this study is to investigate certain critical approaches to photography and to try to make a re-reading of photographic images, with pursuing some of the reading strategies that French philosopher ...
A review of the "ontology" of photography
(Bilkent University, 2004)
This study is the culmination of a speculative attempt to understand and restate the enigma of photography. It aims to supplement the thought of photography with a host of concepts that seem to have escaped the scope of ...
Half asleep, winded losses : a visual survey on photography, memory and meaning
(Bilkent University, 2012)
As!Henry! Bergson! points! out,!memory!images! that!we! have! stored!in! our! minds! throughout!our!lives! trigger!our!past!experiences!and!help! form! the! moment! we! live! in. This! thesis! is! an! attempt! to challenge! ...