Field-Of-Study: Photography Studies

Michael Lesy

Michael Lesy is a professor of literary journalism at Hampshire College in Amherst, Massachusetts. He received a B.A. in theoretical sociology from Columbia University, an M.A. in American social history from the University of Wisconsin, and a Ph.D. in American cultural history from Rutgers University. He has published eleven books of history, biography, and narrative

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Peter Galassi

Peter Galassi is a scholar and curator whose principal fields are photography and nineteenth-century French art.  He was Chief Curator of Photography at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) from 1991 to 2011.  Earlier at MoMA he was Curatorial Intern (1974–75), Associate Curator (1981-86), and Curator (1986-91).  Galassi organized or co-organized more than forty exhibitions

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Kaja Silverman

Kaja Silverman is Class of l940 Professor of Rhetoric and Film, and the author of seven books: James Coleman; World Spectators; Speaking About Godard; The Threshold of the Visual World; Male Subjectivity at the Margins; The Acoustic Mirror: The Female Voice in Psychoanalysis and Cinema; and The Subject of Semiotics. She has just completed a

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