Photo-Lit

Photo Novel Culture
in Belgium
 

May 12, 2020

There is nothing more satisfying than seeing the fruits of one's labor, so I am thrilled to present the online collection of photonovels on Belgica, the digital library of the Royal Library of Belgium...

April 28, 2020

A wonderful initiative to cheer up our lock-down days: publisher Le Lombard offers weekly online access to three titles belonging to La petite Bédéthèque des Savoirs. Starting from today and for...

February 27, 2020

Last week I had the chance to talk about photonovels during the conference "New Strategies for User Engagement & Digitised Photographic Heritage", which took place at the Photography Museum of Berlin...

December 18, 2019

Still looking for a Christmas present or in need of an entertaining reading during the holidays? We have the solution for you: Lia Rochas-Pàris' book "Comme un Roman-Photo. Cafée Noirs et Idées Claire...

November 12, 2019

Jan Baetens' contribution to the Conference Écrivains en performances is now available online at the following link:

https://www.fabula.org/colloques/document6412.php

Abstract:

Le présent article se penc...

September 16, 2019

Just published in the online journal Gender / Sexuality / Italy, Paola Bonifazio's article "Fare Fotoromanzi: Un’intervista con Francesca Giombini" offers us an insight in the meaning and making of ph...

September 9, 2019

If you are looking for an interesting read, look no further: Jan Baetens' article "Le Paratexte du Ciné-Roman-Photo" is available online at:

http://www.interferenceslitteraires.be/index.php/illi/articl...

July 29, 2019

For our readers who understand Italian, Luciano Curreri has published today on Retroguardia 2.0 a wonderful review of an equally wonderful book, that of Silvana Turzio: "Il fotoromanzo. Metamorfosi de...

July 26, 2019

I have had the chance to participate to the MLA International Symposium, which took place in Lisbon from July 23rd to July 25th. The theme of this year's symposium was "Remembering Voices Lost". Among...