African Americans & Photography


This course explores the history and culture of photography among African Americans. Topics for consideration will include the 1) history of photographic technologies, 2) the political urgency compelling early Black photographers, 3) as well as the aesthetic practices and interventions made by contemporary Black artists.
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • ALP
Cross-Listed As
  • AAAS 254S
  • VMS 252S
Typically Offered
Spring Only