Series 2012.006.05 - Canadian perspectives: a national conference on Canadian photography

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Canadian perspectives: a national conference on Canadian photography

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  • 02/28/1979 - 03-04-1979 (Creation)
    Image Arts

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57 sound recordings : audio cassettes. - 1 publication. - Approximately 100 photographs : 35mm transparencies.

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Series contains the audio recordings, slides and transcript publication related to the conference on Canadian photography, hosted by Ryerson Polytechnical Institute, Photographic Arts Department, Toronto, in 1979. 23 presentations were recorded, with the categories: "Canadian Photography-Historical Perspectives", "Regional Overviews of Contemporary Canadian Photography", "Support Systems", and "Studying Photography". Includes the transcripts of a panel discussion and question periods which followed 11 presentations. Contributors include: Rudolf Arnheim, R.J. Huyda, Stanley S. Triggs, Donald Gillies, Ann Thomas,Chris Youngs, David MacKenzie, Katherine Tweedie, Penny Cousineau, Doug Clark, Tom Gore, Claudie Beck, Patrick Close, Millie McKibbon, Andrew Birrell, Paul Couvrette, Darryl Williams, Hu Hohn, David Robinson, Alain Desvergnes, John Ward, Geoffrey James, Bob Scott, Phyllis Lambert, Andrew Gruft, Ann Pearson, Michael Brower, Alain Clavet, Namia Aer, Isaac Applebaum, Pat Fleisher, Gail Fisher-Taylor, David Hlynsky, Jorge Guerra, Valerie Burton, Alex Giannellia, Michael Schreier, Frances Johnston, Bill Aeler, David McMillan, Ted Hunt, Jim Borcoman, Charles Gagnon, David Heath, Phil Bergerson.

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Donated to Ryerson University Library and Archives by the School of Image Arts, Ryerson University,


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  • English

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Open. Records are available for consultation without restriction.

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