Unformatted text preview: Short Response Essay Requirements • 1 ½ to 2 ½ pages • Times New Roman, 12-point font; double-spaced; 1-inch margins • Due Saturday, January 22 nd in your bSpace drop box, by noon Description The concept of realism is central to André Bazin’s essay “The Ontology of the Photographic Image.” In your short response to this essay, please address 2-3 of the following questions: 4. How does Bazin understand realism? What definition of realism does he seem to be working with? 5. How does Bazin present the history of realism in art and media? Identify and discuss some of the key moments. 6. What is Bazin’s argument about the role of realism in painting and in photography?...
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