Fichés? Photographie et identification du Second Empire aux annèes 1960

One of the first uses of photographs has been to identify people. It’s a use well studied by scholars.

The Musée of archives nationales, in Paris, holds an exhibit on the subject at Hotel de Soubise. The exhibit is closing in a few day but there is a catalogue available.

Les temps forts. La guerre d’Algérie, images et représentations

A rich program on the representation of Algeria war at Forum des images, Paris, from 24th January to 2nd February: conferences, movies, photo exhibits and much more.

Les temps forts. La guerre d’Algérie, image et représentations.