Institue for Visual Studies Colloquium, Drs. Melissa and Carlos Aleman
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
- Family Photos and Storytelling in Multicultural Homes
- Drs. Melissa Aleman (Communication Studies & The Graduate School) and Carlos Aleman (Communication Studies) discuss their research examining storytelling in multicultural families and explore family photos as a space for contesting and collaborating cultural codes. Their presentation and the discussion that follows will consider the ways people use family photos to open up the possibility to embrace contradiction and multiplicity in family identities.