Small Town USA

VMS 224S.01

Theory and practice of documentary photography in a small-town context. Students working in collaboration with one nearby small town complete a documentary photographic study of one individual or group within that town. Includes analysis of the documentary tradition, particularly as it relates to locally situated work and to selected individual projects; building visual narrative, developing honest relationships with subjects, responsibility to subjects and their communities, and engaging with and portraying a community as an outsider. Photo elicitation and editing techniques. Consent of instructor required. Required participation in service learning. Instructor: Post-Rust

Class Room 1: 
Bridges 104
Instructor: 
Post Rust, Anna
FDS Uid: 
19 515
Semester Year: 
Spring 2016
Course Year: 
2016