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Unformatted text preview: that even a reddish, raised mark on my knee could cause years of self-consciousness. Our cultures preoccupation with normality and the idea that what we see in advertisements and in the media is normal, inspired the text that I incorporated into the piece. The contrast of the size of my leg on the right with my foot and calf on the left reinforces the idea about abnormality. It appears that the leg on the right is actually on the floor, on the same level with the foot, which makes both limbs seem out of proportion and strange, or not normal. The text unapologetically interrupts the photo, inserting itself on top of the subject and powerfully staring...
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This note was uploaded on 05/19/2008 for the course REL 228 taught by Professor O'brien during the Spring '08 term at DePaul.
- Spring '08