Geological Lecture Hall, 24 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
When is a photograph a souvenir? A work of art? Anthropological data? How can tourist photographs, produced to appeal to foreign visitors of “exotic” lands, become scientific data? Based on his studies of the Peabody Museum’s collection of early photographs of Japan, David Odo, author of The Journey of “A Good...
CGIS South, Japan Friends of Harvard Concourse, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge, MA
From Artistry to Ethnography in Early Japanese Photographs
An exhibition of photographs in conjunction with the publication of The Journey of “A Good Type”: From Artistry to Ethnography in Early Japanese Photographs – David Odo, author and curator. Open weekdays 9:00 a.m-5:00 p.m.