Tag Archive: Wk 5

[237120, A2] Wk 5: Task 4 – Demonstrate Visual Analysis & Contextual Knowledge in a Blog Post

David Low was a cartoonist collaborating with various magazines during WWI and the interwar period (1919-1938), creating a breadcrumb trail of historical records in reaction to major events leading up to WWII. By… Continue reading

[237120, A2] Wk 5: Task 3A – Essay Topic Research

a) The image depicts a shadowy room with four men seated on chairs encircling a globe. Two of the men are dressed in military uniform, seated with legs crossed, chests jutting forward wearing… Continue reading

[237120, A2] Wk 5: Task 2 – Sturken & Cartwright Doing Visual Analysis

Sturken and Cartwright’s discussion of the photographs by the photographer Weegee working from the US was incredibly adept in showing the power of visual imagery. The theme of violence prevalent in the discussion… Continue reading

[237120, A2] Wk 5: Task 1 – Visual Literacy Discussion

In his TED Talk on ‘The Power to Tell the Difference: Visual Literacy in a Visual Age,’ Don Levy discusses – among other topics – the need for an anchor in the world. This… Continue reading