Teaching Resources

This page will be updated with readings and related resources for Arts 108, 208, and 308 at Wellesley College.


Syllabus

Download the syllabus here.

 

Supplies

Required supplies list for ARTS108/CAMS138 can be found online at Amazon or B&H. You must obtain these supplies by the second week of class. The supplies should cost roughly $35. Please contact me directly if this presents a financial burden for you so that we can arrange for financial assistance. 

 

Readings

See syllabus for details, assignments, and due dates.

Henry Horenstein: Black & White Photography: A Basic Manual

Christopher James: Cyanotype Process

Hiroshi Sugimoto: Stop Time

Susan Sontag: In Plato’s Cave: from "On Photography"

Ansel Adams: The Print

Keith Carter: Fireflies

Natasha Geiling: The Day Winston Churchill Lost His Cigar

Jonathan Griffin: Out of the Light, Into the Shadows

Dayanita Singh: Photo Fiction

William Henry Fox Talbot - Brief Historical Sketch of the Invention of the Art

 

Resources

Art Equipment Cage - Hours and Policy

Art Equipment Cage - Reservations

Wellesley Library Catalog

Camera Simulator

Society for Photographic Education - Northeast Chapter

List of grants for photographers - Lenscratch

Calls for Entry - Lenscratch

Calls for Entry - CaFÉ


Optional Readings

10 Contemporary Artists Taking Photography in New Directions

A-Z of Modernist Photography

Hito Steyerl- In Defense of the Poor Image

Creators -Arts and Culture Publication

Lensscratch - Daily Photographer Profiles

F-Stop Magazine

Sally Mann's Haunted South

Artsy.net

Art and Fear - David Bayles & Ted Orland

Interveiw with Joel Meyerowitz - Where I Find Myself

Rediscovering America with Wilkes Tucker