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These are the sites … 100 locations of Hagana activities (Historical text-photography monograph)
(MOD Publishing House, 2000)
The book features text and photographs concerning a hundred historical battlefields in Israel-Palestine.
European Travellers in Palestine: The Issue of Trust and “Political Correctness” in the Otolith Group’s Nervus Rerum and Ursula Biemann’s X-Mission
In this talk I perused the visual traditions utilised in the Otolith Group's Nervus Rerum (2008) and Ursula Biemann's X-Mission (2008) with a view to investigating what support they offer to the informative and political ...
Mieć w Polsce ojczyznę. Fotogra a w działalności żydowskiego ruchu krajoznawczego (1923-1939)
(Society Liber pro Arte, 2017)
This chapter focuses on the photographic practices that the Poland based Jewish Landkentnish (Yiddish for "Sightseeing") movement employed in the interwar period in order to promote Jewish cultural identity and Poland as ...
Photographic Histories, Actualities, Potentialities: Amateur Photography as Photographic Historiography
(National Media Museum, 2013)
This essay enters into a brief dialogue with the work of some scholars who mapped out the historiography of photography with a view to assessing whether its history could be explained comprehensibly and exist within a ...
Artistic Occupation: Camouflaging Difference in Photographic Imagery of the Middle East
In this invited presentation I looked into processes of cultural exchange and hybridisation carried out in and through photographic practices and images. It focused on nineteenth-, twentieth-, and twenty-first century ...
Scabbed Pictures: On the Familial Birth of National Postmemories
This talk revisited a body of research that I completed and published in 2009: Pasternak, Gil, “Covering Horror: Family Photographs in Israeli Reportage on Terrorism,” Object, 11: 87-104, London 2009. Focusing on the ...
Dominant Participants and Active Producers: Popular Photographic Cultures in Photography Studies
In the second decade of the twenty-first century, and for the first time in history, virtually all disciplines within the arts, humanities and social sciences have their own photography scholars. Historiographical at its ...
An Innocent Politics?: Investigating Family Photography in Modern Israel
In this talk I discussed the politics of family photography through imagery taken in Israel. Looking at collections of family photographs that have been used both in the domestic and the public spheres, I explored the ...
Like Water in Water (video installation)
Video installation exploring the employment of water as a philosophical concept in ancient and existential thought