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PUBLIC MARKS with tags academic & history

01 December 2006

Hayden White, Historiography and Historiophoty

by jlesage
"Historiophoty" is Robert Rosentstone's term for our representing history visually and filmically; in contrast, according to White, is "historiography," representing history verbally, in prose.

artists and

by jlesage & 1 other
extended visual, biographical, and textual database of 20th Century and contemporary visual artists

28 November 2006

James Elkins - Syllabi

by jlesage
many of this teacher's lectures on art, visual culture, and social issues are here, along with his syllabi

A Virtual Library of Useful URLs - Subject Headings Arranged by Dewey

by jlesage
some of the best education Web sites in a Virtual Library arranged by the Dewey Decimal Classification System

20 November 2006

Visual Culture and the Contemporary City

by jlesage
extensive course lectures with special attention to Georg Simmel and Walter Benjamin's concepts, especially Benjamin on the flaneur.

American Studies Electronic Crossroads

by jlesage
large American Studies web portal, organized into Communities | Curriculum | Technology & Learning | Reference & Research

ArtLex Art Dictionary

by jlesage & 3 others
search, arranged in alphabetical order, large number of terms

Bruce B. Janz Home Page

by jlesage
very large academic resources collection for arts, humanities, social theory, philosophy

Aesthetics and Visual Culture

by jlesage
extensive links page, from a philosophy disciplinary perspective; updated Aug. 06

19 November 2006

(Notes on) Politics, Theory & Photography

by jlesage
blog that reviews and critiques aspects of art and visual culture and photojournalism, often from an ethical standpoint

18 November 2006

Early Visual Media

by jlesage & 1 other
pre-cinema, early photography, early film, early television; lots of visual examples and explanations

16 November 2006


by jlesage
links page from Cinetext: Film and Philosophy ejournal

Geoff Stahl - Still 'Winning Space?': Updating Subcultural Theory

by jlesage
deals with the impact of computer mediated communication on subcultural theory; refutes role of "authenticity"; good overview of shifts in field

Book Review of "Sowing Empire: Landscape and Colonization"

by jlesage
Filmmakers and writers need to be aware of the history and social practice "spoken" by spaces and places. This is about the politics of gardens.

15 November 2006

generations, translations

by jlesage
research and translations by a small group of people interested in developing critical approaches to philosophy and social and political thought. It involves theoretical openness as an experimental method, as an ethical principle and as a social practice

13 November 2006

Center for History and New Media

by jlesage & 1 other
extensive site, with resources about historical moments and syllabi, tools for Internet research, and projects undertaken by the Center

Anthro.Net Research Engine: Anthropology and Archaeology

by jlesage & 2 others
large portal, includes cultural geography, ethnic studies, visual arts, postmodern anthropology

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