Photography Research

The Photography programme welcomes research applicants with an interest in theories of representation; the relation between image and language; and the dialogue between the still and the moving image.

Current or Recent Areas of Research

  • The non-likeness of photographic portraiture
  • Perfectibility: the whippet as a mode of inquiry
  • Image automation: photography and computed images
  • The loop and repetition
  • Depiction and description in photography and literature
  • Ekphrasis
  • The Face
  • Humour
  • Empathy