Christopher Pinney to Attend Chobi Mela

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Christopher Pinney – Discussion: Archiving project in India
Saturday, 26 January, 4:30PM, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy

Christopher Pinney – Workshop: Transformations in the History of Photography
28-29 January, Speed 3

Christopher Pinney is an anthropologist and art historian. He is currently Professor of Anthropology and Visual Culture at University College London. His research interests cover the art and visual culture of South Asia, with a particular focus on the history of photography.

Visual history’s modality is akin to psychoanalysis — it tells us something about repressed histories that are important, but disavowed by standard textual history.” – Christopher Pinney

Visit Christopher Pinney’s website: http://christopherpinney.com/

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