Photographic Memory

ENGL 2761M S01 [CRN: 24479]

This class examines the relation between photography, memory, narrative, and indexicality. Readings range from classic studies of photography and film to more recent reflections on the role of the camera in a digital age, including the fiction of Ellison, Sebald, and James; the films of Antonioni, Kiarostami, and Bresson; the theoretical work of Bergson, Benjamin, Deleuze, Rancière, Mulvey, and Silverman. Enrollment limited to 15.
Term
Spring 2018
Credit Hours
1
Maximum Enrollment
15
Primary Instructor
Meetings
15:00 - 17:30 Fri - from Jan 24, 2018 to May 18, 2018
Exam Group Code
15