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Visual Culture Defined

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From: Judy Decker (jdecker_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Wed Jun 20 2001 - 09:03:57 PDT


Visual Culture involves developing a critical framework for the understanding and discussion of those aspects of culture and society which involve any type of visual media- ranging from TV, advertising and fashion, to architecture, photography and painting.

More definitions here (Hey, you can even get a Masters in Visual Culture): http://www.lancs.ac.uk/users/cultres/vis.htm

There are actully LOTS of sites about Visual Culture....Books too.

Here is just ONE links page: http://www.augustana.ab.ca/~janzb/aesthetics.htm

How about Writing an Essay? http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/american/vcmodule/descript.shtml

LOTS more out there....

Judith D.

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