Visual Studies Research Institute (VSRI)

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 VSRI: Revival and Subversion: Snapshot Performances, From Kodak to Kara Walker

Tanya Sheehan, Colby College Situating Kara Walker’s A Subtlety (2014) in the context of historical amateur photography, this talk examines how racial humor...

2/20 5:30pm
VSRI: Making Moana the Pacific Way: Rising Seas and Nowhere to Go

Vilsoni Hereniko, University of Hawaii Edvard Hviding, University of Bergen Filmmaker and writer, Vilsoni Hereniko and cultural anthropologist, Edvard...

3/21 12:30pm
VSRI: Photographic Stillness

Louise Hornby, UCLA LACMA/USC Photography Seminar

4/5 12:30pm
VSRI: Distributing Pictures: Hollywood Research and the Republic of Images

Aaron Rich, Cinema and Media Studies and VSGC, USC Starting in the 1910s, American filmmakers began gathering visual materials to help guide their...

4/18 12:30pm
VSRI: Feeling/Thinking with Bracha L. Ettinger: Memory's Wound is a Space With-In. Depth-Space and Carriance Beyond Abstraction Versus Empathy

Bracha L. Ettinger Respondents: Erin Graff Zivin, Comparative Literature, USC and Suzanne Hudson, Art History, USC Co-sponsored by USC Del Amo Foundation,...

4/30 4pm

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