11 December 2007

Language of the Camera


Photo by ©Lesley Whippey

In Search of the Pure Photograph

On 14 December a disputation is held at the Department of Art History, Uppsala University, Sweden. The doctorand Cecilia Strandroth has made a Historiographic Study of the Farm Security Administration. See some details below. We are hoping to hear more here on The F Blog from Cecilia Strandroth in the near future about the study. We have published several pictures from the FSA archives on the F Blog. Use the Blogger search tool to find out more.
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Research Interests
The history and theory of photography, historiography, gender, visual culture, internet image use

Dissertation
In Search of the Pure Photograph. A Historiographic Study of the Farm Security Administration, Walker Evans, and the Survey Histories of Photography.



invited guest: Amani Willett (part two)






















Amani Willett is a photographer based in Brooklyn, New York. I like his modern style of street photography a lot. For more see part one of this invitation and amaniwillett.com
/Ulf