when we meet on February 18th, be ready to discuss…

Passing Likeness: Dorothea Lange’s “Migrant Mother” and the Paradox of lconicity by Sally Stein


“Migrant Mother Post”


Readings for Week 4, February 25th-

Chapter 4 from Believing Is Seeing (Observations On The Mysteries of Photography) by Errol Morris  (no link, this is a required textbook)


Seeing is Believing from Scientific American, 2008, “Special Edition on Perception”


Photography Changes How We Imagine the Past by Carla Williams


Outside Over There Sendak Harpers full_0315 smaller_1

Suggested Viewing:

Rare books, artist’s books, zines, documents, oddities, and daily life from the University of Iowa Special Collections & University Archives.