The consolations of photography
After Post-photography Conference Сultural and visual studies in photography
Art Film and Photography Department of St.Petersburg State Institute of Culture
Place of Publication
School of Arts and Humanities
Consolations - where do we normally go to for consolation when the world is against us? When we feel hurt, aggrieved? Alain Debotton. Self help books. Traditionally, we have turned to love, religion, family, philosophy, or nature for the counsel and comfort that we need to survive in the modern world. Although, they have also equally proven to be sites of suffering.