How to break oneself’s teeth? Photographs and discourses Cover Image

Jak połamać sobie zęby? Analiza polskiego dyskursu nt. twórczości fotograficznej Bronisława Malinowskiego
How to break oneself’s teeth? Photographs and discourses

Author(s): Jakub Dziewit
Subject(s): Anthropology
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Keywords: Laboratorium Kultury; Bronislaw Malinowski; Bronisław Malinowski; photography; mythologization; visual awareness;

Summary/Abstract: The text is an analysis of the discourse upon pohotographic activity of Bronislaw Malinowski, who’s been performing field work on Trobriand Islands in years 1914–1918. Set of photographs taken by him during his research can be found in London School of Economy, and is available on the Internet site of the school’s library. Analysing text by commentators derived from the anthropologists environment, author organises questions and problems concerning discussions upon the polish anthropologist’s photographs.

  • Issue Year: 2013
  • Issue No: 2
  • Page Range: 92–117
  • Page Count: 26
  • Language: Polish