Torn away

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dc.contributor.advisor Miokovic, Alex
dc.contributor.advisor Lieberman, Jessica Schnapp, Jonathan 2008-06-13T18:05:34Z 2008-06-13T18:05:34Z 2008-05
dc.description.abstract Why am I so afraid all the time? Why do I feel so alone? Why can't I just be like everyone else? This thesis is an attempt to find answers to these and other questions that I face every day—it unearths the very assumptions and perceptions that make up the reality I experience. My strategy is to create a visual context, a common denominator with the outside world so differences and inaccuracies between my perceptions and those of others' become readily apparent. Magazines are a real, physical part of our common cultural landscape and they play a role, even if only a small one, in how we understand the world at large. By collaging magazine images I can reshape the reality they present into something more familiar to my own and hopefully, in the process, learn how to reshape my life into the one I long for. en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
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dc.subject Digital art en_US
dc.subject Photographic art en_US
dc.subject Photographic truth en_US
dc.subject.lcc N6494.C6 S36 2008
dc.subject.lcsh Collage--Themes, motives en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Collage--Technique en_US
dc.title Torn away en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US College of Imaging Arts and Sciences en_US
dc.description.department School of Photographic Arts and Sciences en_US
dc.contributor.advisorChair Mulligan, Therese

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