21W.023 Writing and Experience: Envisioning Narrative


Class Info

Explores the relationship between the written word and the visual image, taking both popular media images and museum images as cues for writing assignments. Addresses how to translate what one sees into language, and how to use writing to create meaningful images that communicate one's understanding of self and of the world. Students watch films and read essays about visual perception, photography, painting, and popular media. They also read and create texts that combine words and images, such as blogs, graphic memoirs, and "zines." Limited to 18.

This class has no prerequisites.

21W.023 will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by S. Lewitt.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS H. This class counts as a CI-HW.

In the Fall 2011 Subject Evaluations, 21W.023 was rated 6.5 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the 21W.023 Class Site site.

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