Hold still : a memoir with photographs / Sally Mann.

A revealing and beautifully written memoir and family history from acclaimed photographer Sally Mann. In this groundbreaking book, a unique interplay of narrative and image, Mann's preoccupation with family, race, mortality, and the storied landscape of the American South are revealed as almost...

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Main Author: Mann, Sally, 1951- (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: [New York] : Little, Brown and Company, 2015.
Series:McNaughton lease books.
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Table of Contents:
  • Prologue : The Meuse
  • Family ties : the importance of place. The sight of my eye ; All the pretty horses ; The bending arc ; The family of Mann ; The remove ; Our farm, and the photographs I took there ; Hold still ; Ubi amor, ibi oculus est
  • My mother : memory of a memory past. A sentimental welshman ; Uncle Skip and the little dears ; The southern landscape
  • Gee-Gee : the matter of race. The many questions ; Hamoo ; Smothers ; The kid on the road ; Who wants to talk about slavery?
  • My father : against the current of desire. The munger system ; Leaving Dallas ; Mr. death and his blue-eyed boy ; World traveler, interesting gent ; The cradle and the grave ; Bearing witness ; The sublime end ; The x above my head
  • Postscript: Exhibit A, Exhibit B.