Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search



Double negative / Ivan Vladislavic.

Vladislavić, Ivan, 1957- (Author). OverDrive, Inc. (Added Author).
Image of item

Electronic resources

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781908276278 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : And Other Stories Publishing, 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Electronic book.
Reproduction Note:
Electronic reproduction. New York And Other Stories Publishing 2013 Available via World Wide Web.
Genre: Electronic books.
Loading...

  • Perseus Publishing
    Dropout Neville Lister accompanies acclaimed photographer Saul Auerbach for a day, to learn a lesson for life. They play a game: from a hill above Johannesburg they pick three houses and decide to knock on their doors in search of a story. Auerbach's images of the first two will become classic portraits, but soon the light fades. Lister only reaches the third house decades later, returning to post-apartheid South Africa and a Johannesburg altered almost beyond recognition. How to live when estranged from your birthplace? What do you lose when you are no longer lost? Double Negative is a subtle triptych that captures the ordinary life of Neville Lister during South Africa's extraordinary revolution. Ivan Vladislavic lays moments side by side like photographs on a table. He lucidly portrays a city and its many lives through reflections on memory, art and what we should really be looking for.

Additional Resources