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Defines, examines, and elevates home video to its rightful place.

James M. Moran
University of Minnesota Press | 264 pages | 2002
ISBN 0-8166-3800-4 | hardcover | $54.95
ISBN 0-8166-3801-2 | paperback | $19.95
Visible Evidence Series, volume 12

In There’s No Place Like Home Video, James Moran offers a  history of
amateur home video, exploring its technological and ideological
predecessors, the development of event videography, and home video’s
symbiotic relationship with television and film. He also investigates the
broader field of video, taking on the question of medium specificity: the
attempt to define its unique identity, to capture what constitutes its pure

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