Captive Images: Race, Crime, Photography by Katherine Biber

By Katherine Biber

Captive Images examines the law’s remedy of photographic facts and makes use of it to enquire the connection among legislations, photo and myth. established round the scholarly exam of a financial institution theft, during which a surveillance digital camera captures the theft in growth, Katherine Biber attracts upon serious writing from psychoanalysis, postcolonialism, artwork, legislation, literature and feminism to 'read' this crime, its texts and its images.


The result's an interdisciplinary research of crime that unfolds a compelling narrative approximately race family, nationwide id and worry.


This publication is a vital learn for all degrees of legislations scholars learning, or attracted to, legislations, criminology and cultural studies.

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