• Rhetoric of the Image

    137 | CCN: 77929

    Instructor: Michael Mascuch

    Date / Time: TuTh 11-1230P, 242 HEARST GYM (effective 01/28/16)

    4 Units

    This course surveys methods and theories of visual culture, including the rhetorics and discourses of images (still and moving), media (old and new), display, circulation, value, and interpretation. Topics explored will include: spectacle, reproduction, materiality, time, style, genre, archive, truth-value, and affectivity. Students will learn multi- and interdisciplinary uses of visual materials as objects of analysis, evidence, exchange, and argumentation.