Task: Situate an image of one of the visual texts, selected for Task 3 (MLA caption).
Draw on the skills, knowledge and writing from tasks 1-3 to write a blog post about the visual text.
The aim of this exercise is to provide the reader/audience with contextual knowledge and a depth of understanding about the visual text, and its significance.
Writing Skill: When writing this blog post you might consider how a question can help focus your paragraph. In answer this question you construct the paragraph. The question can then be turned into a topic or introductory sentence telling the reader what the topic of the paragraph is about.
- ~ Consider the writing styles ofMirzoeff, Walker, Sturken and Cartwright or others you have encountered in this paper.
- ~ Provide some description alongside the contextual knowledge.
- ~ You must demonstrate in this Blog post your engagement with tasks 1-3 by referencing the various texts
including Mizoeff. Include in-text citations when quoting or paraphrasing authors or lecturers. Include a Works Cited list at the end of your blog.
Reflection after completing the task: Will you use this paragraph or this approach when analysing another image? (not required in the blog post)