Regarding the Pain of Others
A brilliant, clear-eyed consideration of the visual representation of violence in our culture--its ubiquity, meanings, and effects.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jonfaith - LibraryThing
Cursory and effective, I read this in an afternoon. I have never allowed myself access to her fiction but her essays always maintained a welcome gravity. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Lord_Boris - LibraryThing
An analysis of the human response to images of the suffering of others. Mainly relating to pictures of people afflicted by war from Goya's 18th century Disasters of War, to late 20th century conflicts ... Read full review