Category Archives: Lectures

Visiting Speaker – Kim Vermeulen

On a recent visit to UCLan, Kim discussed her ongoing project on Breastfeeding. “My first exploration into British breastfeeding culture concentrated on public feeding, I asked mothers from a local breastfeeding support group to choose a location to have a … Continue reading

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The Colonising Camera

This year MA Photography ran a new module exploring photography’s histories and futures to ask: Is it possible to remove the ‘othering’ gaze from the lens of the well-heeled photographer in the Global North who records the life of others? … Continue reading

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Photography Research Group – Rhythmanalysis

The Photography Research Group recently held another successful reading group in the School’s Media Innovation Studio. Coordinated by David Dennison, the discussion centred on French philosopher Henri Lefebvre’s notion of ‘rhythmanalysis’. Lefebvre proposed that we can understand urban space by … Continue reading

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Ciara Leeming – Visiting Lecturer

The MA Photography group took part in a thought-provoking lecture on ‘Participatory Journalism’ by photojournalist Ciara Leeming. Ciara is a journalism graduate from Uclan in 2002 who has gone on to develop an impressive body of professional and personal work which utilises … Continue reading

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John Claridge lecture at UCLan

Highly regarded for his editorial and portraiture work. Claridge has been presented with  over 700 awards and is currently one of only  three photographers nominated for the Association of Photographers Lifetime Achievement Award. Throughout his life Claridge has shot a vast amount of what … Continue reading

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