SP.240 / ESG.SP240 Composing Your Life: Exploration of Self through Visual Arts and Writing

As taught in: Spring 2006

Photo of a person's face, sunglasses, shirt and necklaces.

One student's final project for the class explored the link between clothes and personal identity. (Image courtesy of Mirat Shah. Used with permission.)

Level:

Undergraduate

Instructors:

Graham Ramsay

Dr. Holly Sweet

Course Features

Course Highlights

January 2009: The instructors have published a book expanding on the concepts discussed in this course.

Course Description

In this interdisciplinary seminar, we explore a variety of visual and written tools for self exploration and self expression. Through discussion, written assignments, and directed exercises, students practice utilizing a variety of media to explore and express who they are.