This course will offer students an opportunity to look at some contemporary female and LGBTQIA+ photographers’ work. Students will get to talk directly with the photographers from different parts of the world. The invited photographers will include some emerging and well-established photographers. The focus of the course will be to find how contemporary female and LGBTQIA+ photographers make their paths in this male dominated field, what stories they are covering and why.
Classwork will include exploration and critique of imagery, guest speaker presentations, and discussions. Each student will be required to submit bi-weekly reflection assignments of 250 to 400 words.
-Build awareness of contemporary female LGBTQIA+ photographers
-Make observations, think critically, speak and write about photography
-Actively reflect on their own questions and relationship to the ideas in the course, and on their creative and learning processes, and make connections to other areas of interest
-Recognize their shared role in cultivating an engaging, respectful, and productive learning community
Delivery Method: Fully in-person
Course Level: 2000-level
M 8:30AM - 12:10PM (Full-term)
Maximum Enrollment: 12
Course Frequency: One time only
Categories: 2000 , All courses , Updates , Fully In-Person , Advancement of Public Action , Four Credit