Kvindelige Pionerer. Et Bidrag til Fotografiens tidlige Historie på Færøerne

New book on the early female photographers in the Faroe Islands.

Steffen Stummann Hansen:
Kvindelige Pionerer. Et Bidrag til Fotografiens tidlige Historie på Færøerne..
Forlagið Søga Føroya/
History Press Faroe Islands 2018.

The women portrayed in this book were pioneers in the early history of photography in the Faroe Islands. They were women with initiative and with a longing to go abroad, which in several cases brought them to Folk High Schools in Denmark. They were women who tried to make a career by expressing themselves creatively and aesthetically through photography. Their choices and contributions also made them pioneers in making women visible in Faroese society. The pictures they took are are kept in homes all over the islands, and represent a material evidence of their contribution.

  • Format 29 x 21 cm
  • 154 pages, 112 ill.
  • Price: 360,00 DKK. (+ postage) NB! Until 20.11.2018 the Price is 300 DKK  (excl. postage). After this date the price will be 350 DKK (excl. postage)
  • Order the book here
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