VCC410H5 • The Collective Afterlife of Things

This fourth-year interdisciplinary seminar provides students with an opportunity to examine theories of art and artistic practice in the context of contemporary visual culture, environmental devastation, global warming, climate injustice, and species extinction. Readings are drawn from eco-criticism and philosophy, visual studies and political theory, accompanied by contemporary art, film, literature in order to critically examine the concepts of “collective,” “afterlife,” and “things.”

VCC101H5 and a minimum of 1.0 credit in VCC at the 300//400 level.
In Class
Visual Culture and Communication