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HARC0218A-F12

History of Photography

History of Photography
This course will consider the history of photography as a medium from its inception in 1839 to the present. We will focus on technological advances in photography, aesthetic developments, and the evolution of acceptance of photography as an art form. We will examine the use of photography in different genres, such as landscape, portraiture, and documentation. To illustrate our study, we will rely on examples of photographs available in the Middlebury College Museum of Art. 2 hrs. lect./1 hr. disc.
Course Reference Number (CRN):
92629

Course

HARC0218

All Sections in Fall 2012

Fall 2012

HARC0218A-F12 Lecture (Hoving)