Senior Seminar: Week 4

Mechanical Objectivity I

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What is mechanical about mechanical objectivity? What is the photography’s role in the 19th century science and culture?

Assigned Reading

Daston and Galison, Ch. 3 (pp. 115–161) [46 pages]

By Noon on Thursday, February 11

Annotate the Daston and Galison reading on Perusall.

By the end of the week

Review Writing Workshop 1 and check the writing assignment for Workshop 2 here.