Just finished an intensive two-day workshop on wet-collodion photography,taught by photographer Lisa Elmaleh, at the Center for Alternative Photography. This experience has definitely changed the way I think about writing on photography. I’ll devote more writing to this later, but for now here is a self-portrait ambrotype entitled “Chana Leah Schpinna, Russian-Jewish Immigrant:”
The Electric Lady
Cheryl Spinner is a doctoral candidate in the English Department at Duke University and received her Master's in English from Georgetown University ('10). Her interests include visual culture, early photography, 19th-century and early 20th-century American literature, and the digital humanities. Electric Ladies Zap is her research blog.
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