WGS 3492

Course Name: 
Women's Photography and Aesthetics
Units: 
3

An introduction to feminist theory as refracted through film theory, engaging questions of the representation of women from the particular angle of the representation of women by women. How does the strategy of self representation effect our interpretation of the images? How does woman’s entry into the fine arts through photography in the 19th century echo in the practice and work of 20th century woman photographers?

Instructor: 
Claire Raymond
Special NOTE: 
Combined with ISHU and ISSS
Course Category: 
Gender Concentration