A Visual Narrative Concerning Curriculum, Girls, Photography by Hedy Bach

By Hedy Bach

This multi-genre publication is a deconstructive venture that unearths the elisions, blind spots, and loci in the complicated net of everyday life of 4 schoolgirls. the ladies, who attend tuition and actively attach their studying to the learn of artwork, drama, ballet and track courses out and in of college, visually documented their lives either in and out of school rooms, utilizing disposable cameras to create eighty to a hundred and twenty images. One-on-one conversations with them approximately their photographs have been taped and transcribed, and the research of those photos and texts offers an outline of the “evaded curriculum” inside of adolescent lifestyles. The examine exposes discomfort, unearths wish and enjoyment, and expresses the depth of pleasure in making and growing schoolgirl culture.

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