Visual Sociology at QC

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Entries from April 2010

Links for class

April 28th, 2010 · No Comments

FSA images Lange: Migrant Mother My Lai Massacre Don McCullin

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this wednesday

April 27th, 2010 · No Comments

For this Wednesday, please complete the readings posted for April 26 here (plus the film review I handed out in class). Also, please post a few pictures and some fieldnotes from your research on your blogs so we can talk about your projects in detail on Wednesday in class.

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Link of the Week

April 23rd, 2010 · No Comments

Announcement of a new online journal on visual academics! Welcome to Audiovisual Thinking We are happy to announce the launch and Call for Videos of the online journal Audiovisual Thinking, the world’s first journal of academic videos. Audiovisual Thinking is a pioneering forum where academics and educators can articulate, conceptualize and disseminate their research about […]

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Paid summer and fall internships with leading indy media groups

April 22nd, 2010 · No Comments

The message below is from the folks at the Media Consortium about paid internships in summer and fall. Have a look and maybe some of you are inspired to apply? ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Hi all, I’m incredibly excited to announce that applications are now open for Summer and Fall 2010 sessions of our Independent Media Internship program. […]

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Links for class on April 21

April 21st, 2010 · No Comments

More Propaganda Posters from World War II Posters of World War II in the Truman Libraray PostersĀ from the USSR Erroll Morris in the NYT Part 1: It Was All Started by a Mouse Part 2: Thought Experiment #2

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this week

April 19th, 2010 · No Comments

Please find the reading for this Wednesday posted under “readings” on this page. As discussed in class today, you should start your fieldwork this week (if you haven’t done so yet). There will be another journal entry due next week with fieldnotes and your first pictures / visuals from your project. Also, make sure to […]

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Links for class, April 19

April 19th, 2010 · No Comments

Trailer for “Exit through the Gift Shop” Banksy: The Punking of Paris Hilton Benksy: Palestinian Wall PROPAGANDA * Leni Riefenstahl Prologue to “Olympia” (start at 4:30min) Olympia “Diving Scene” Interactive website by PBS’ Culture Shock on Leni Riefenstahl

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Take the Student Technology Survey

April 19th, 2010 · No Comments

The following message is from the folks of the Center for Teaching & Learning. Please help them out by taking the survey! Thanks. We are interested in the kinds of technology students, like you, use in your personal and academic lives. This survey also contains questions about your experiences with technology in your classes, and […]

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In-class assignment for April 12

April 12th, 2010 · No Comments

Media activism and political art Please find your group number below and explore the organization assigned to you. Together with your partner for this entry, write a blog entry of 2-3 paragraphs answering the following questions: – what is the main goal/objective of the organization or group? in what ways do members try to achieve […]

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next week

April 7th, 2010 · No Comments

For next week, please complete the readings posted here. Also, on Wednesday next week another blog entry is due. The assignment is posted here. If you haven’t done so yet, please complete posting comments on your group’s (see here) last two blog entries: Visual Exploration and Ethical Guidelines.

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