2019-2020 Graduate Academic Catalog

IAHIS 5313 Photography and the Multicultural

From early images made within the colonialist framework to the work of contemporary photographers such as Yasumasa Morimura and Dawoud Bey, the representation of multicultural peoples has paralleled global social and political shifts. Examining the photograph as a means of power and control as well as self-expression, this course will explore the many complexities of image making in the multicultural context.