Date of Award
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Film and Media Studies
Academic Program Adviser
Imaging Exploitation, Complexity, and Paradox in Subaltern Labor Photography is an expanded cinema performance examining 'cheap' labor in the fast fashion industry through a self-reflexive diasporic lens. The images and narration explores the garment factories in Bangladesh and contains ‘a photographer’s cognitive meta-data’, including ethical dilemmas while taking the images.
Janis, Mahnure, "Imaging Exploitation, Complexity, and Paradox in Subaltern Labor Photography" (2019). CUNY Academic Works.
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