Regarding the recent discussion on the notion of Identity.
Davis publications offers an on-line course Identity and Place in
Contemporary Art based on the PBS series Art21.
The course delves into notions of identity that prevail in art today that go
much beyond the obvious historical references. The course caused me to do
do a lot of serious thinking and I recommend it. Identity is not just a
portrait, it's about heritage. And asking students to "identify" requires