Category: Visual Culture

Mechanical eyes, digital bodies

This is a quasi-review of Practices of Looking, by Marita Sturken and Lisa Cartwright. Instead of reviewing the entire book, I’m just going to provide my take on one chapter. This should give prospective readers/instructors/haters a better idea of what to expect from this somewhat aged text. In the chapter titled, “Scientific Looking, Looking at Science,” the authors discuss […]