Current Projects

 

Objects in Motion in the Early Modern World

 

 

Jason Hill and Vanessa R. Schwartz, eds., Getting the Picture: The History and Visual Culture of the News (Under contract, Bloomsbury Press).

Past Projects

           

 

Visualizing the Past

 

 

The Contemporary Project for the Study of Contemporary Art, Culture, and Criticism at USC,
Richard Meyer, Director

Conferences

           
 

Photography’s Past Futures
Getty Research Institute,
May 2013

   

Capturing the Moment: Visual Evidence and Eyewitnessing
USC-UCLA,
May 2009

             
 

Caught in the Act
Missillac, France,
Spring 2009

       

Publications

           

 

Lynn Hunt and Vanessa R. Schwartz, eds., “The History Issue,”
Journal of Visual Culture
(V. 9, no. 3, December 2010).

     

Philip J. Ethington and Vanessa R. Schwartz, “Urban Icons,”
Urban History, Cambridge Journals Online
Special Multimedia Issue

             
   

Christian Delage, Thierry Gervais, and Vanessa R. Schwartz, eds., “Caught in the Act: The History of Photojournalism,”
Etudes Photographiques.
(No. 26, November 2011).