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Through Lovers Lane: L.M. Montgomery's Photography and Visual Imagination

Through Lovers Lane L M Montgomery s Photography and Visual Imagination It might surprise some to know that internationally beloved Canadian writer L M Montgomery author of the Anne of Green Gables series among other novels and hundreds of short stories and

  • Title: Through Lovers Lane: L.M. Montgomery's Photography and Visual Imagination
  • Author: Elizabeth Rollins Epperly
  • ISBN: 9780802094605
  • Page: 207
  • Format: Paperback
  • It might surprise some to know that internationally beloved Canadian writer L.M Montgomery 1874 1942 , author of the Anne of Green Gables series, among other novels, and hundreds of short stories and poems, also fuelled a passion for photography For forty years, Montgomery photographed her favourite places and people, using many of these photographs to illustrate the haIt might surprise some to know that internationally beloved Canadian writer L.M Montgomery 1874 1942 , author of the Anne of Green Gables series, among other novels, and hundreds of short stories and poems, also fuelled a passion for photography For forty years, Montgomery photographed her favourite places and people, using many of these photographs to illustrate the hand written journals she left as a record of her life Artistically inclined, and possessing a strong visual memory, Montgomery created scenes and settings in her fiction that are closely linked to the carefully composed shapes in her photographs.Elizabeth Rollins Epperly s Through Lover s Lane is the first book to examine Montgomery s photography in any depth it is also the first study to connect Montgomery s photography with her fiction and other writing Drawing on the work of Montgomery scholars, as well as theorists such as Susan Sontag, Gaston Bachelard, Roland Barthes, John Berger, and George Lakoff, Epperly connects Montgomery s practice of photography with the writer s metaphors for home and belonging Epperly examines thirty five of Montgomery s photographs, demonstrating how they figure in the novelist s life and fiction She argues that the shapes in Montgomery s favourite place in nature Lover s Lane in Cavendish P.E.I organized Montgomery s other photographs, underpinned her colourful descriptions, and grounded her aesthetics Through Lover s Lane suggests how an artist creates metaphors that resonate within a single work, echo across a lifetime of writing and photography, and inspire readers and viewers across cultures and time.

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    1. An analysis of LM Montgomgery's photography and how it related to her writing. So so so dry. So dry. I skimmed. A lot. It was interesting, though - she was a very visual person, even thinking in visuals, which absolutely translates to her writing. She brings worlds alive with her descriptions and that's part of the allure of PEI. She wrote an article on photography in about 1902 where she writes that the best way to test a friendship is to take their photo and if they forgive you, they are true- [...]

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