Photography

Griffiths, Philip Jones. (8 of 9). Oral History of British Photography

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:31:33

  • Shelf mark

    C459/143

  • Subjects

    Photography

  • Recording date

    2001

  • Recording locations

    Phaidon publishers office, London, United Kingdom

  • Interviewees

    Griffiths, Philip Jones, 1936- (speaker, male)

  • Interviewers

    Read, Shirley, (speaker, female)

  • Abstract

    Part 8. Further comments on Magnum, pleasure of looking at new work. Remarks on the changes in photography and personal sadness that the necessity for it has disappeared, subjective nature of photography. Remarks about the cover of Vietnam Inc. Remarks about the psychology of the USA, especially around memory, which made it important to republish the book. Brief chronology of career.

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