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Unformatted text preview: old woman in this book, then you would understand what the pictures mean to her. You could then begin to follow her thought process while at the same time finding these pictures unambiguous. As Berger suggests, these pictures are not meant to document the old womans life, consisting of things that she has never seen in her life, not in person anyways. These pictures are supposed to show her experiences. Perhaps she has seen pictures of the Eiffel tower, or she heard somebody describe it with great accuracy. The pictures represent mental images this woman has, the way she interprets things to appear as she recalls them....
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- Fall '07