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William J. Thomas Mitchell (* 1942) is the Gaylord Donnelley Distinguished Service Professor of English and Art History at the University of Chicago. He is also the editor of Critical Inquiry, and contributes to the journal October.

His monographs, Iconology (1986) and Picture Theory (1994), focus on media theory and visual culture. He draws on ideas from Sigmund Freud and Karl Marx to demonstrate that, essentially, we must consider pictures to be living things. His collection of essays What Do Pictures Want? (2005) won the Modern Language Association's prestigious James Russell Lowell Prize in 2006.

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Total Books: 15
Occupy Three Inquiries in Disobedience
2013 - Occupy Three Inquiries in Disobedience [TRIOS] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780226042602
ISBN-10: 022604260X
Genres: Reference, Humor & Entertainment, Law, Politics & Social Sciences
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Occupy Three Inquiries in Disobedience
2013 - Occupy Three Inquiries in Disobedience [TRIOS] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780226042749
ISBN-10: 022604274X
Genres: Reference, Humor & Entertainment, Law, Politics & Social Sciences
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Seeing Through Race
2012 - Seeing Through Race [W. E. B. Du Bois Lectures] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780674059818
ISBN-10: 0674059816
Genres: Arts & Photography, Politics & Social Sciences
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Das Klonen und der Terror
2011 - Das Klonen Und Der Terror (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783518585696
ISBN-10: 351858569X
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Cloning Terror The War of Images 9/11 to the Present
What Do Pictures Want The Lives and Loves of Images
2006 - What Do Pictures Want the Lives and Loves of Images (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780226532486
ISBN-10: 0226532488
Genres: Arts & Photography, History
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What Do Pictures Want  The Lives and Loves of Images
2005 - What Do Pictures Want the Lives and Loves of Images (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780226532455
ISBN-10: 0226532453
Genre: Arts & Photography
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The Last Dinosaur Book  The Life and Times of a Cultural Icon
1998 - The Last Dinosaur Book the Life and Times of a Cultural Icon (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780226532042
ISBN-10: 0226532046
Genres: Nonfiction, Science & Math
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Picture Theory  Essays on Verbal and Visual Representation
Picture Theory  Essays on Verbal and Visual Representation
Iconology  Image Text Ideology
1987 - Iconology Image Text Ideology (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780226532295
ISBN-10: 0226532291
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Nonfiction
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Against Theory  Literary Studies and the New Pragmatism
1985 - Against Theory Literary Studies and the New Pragmatism (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780226532271
ISBN-10: 0226532275
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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On Narrative
1981 - On Narrative (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780226532172
ISBN-10: 0226532178
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Reference
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The Language of Images
1980 - The Language of Images [A Phoenix Book] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780226532158
ISBN-10: 0226532151
Genres: Arts & Photography, Reference
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Das Leben der Bilder
Das Leben Der Bilder (Other)
ISBN-13: 9783406573590
ISBN-10: 3406573592
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