Month: February 2012

College Art Association Annual Conference


Joanna Burgess and Ann Medaille presented at the College Art Association’s Annual Conference on February 23, 2012 in Los Angeles. Their talk, entitled “New Challenges for a Digital Generation: An Information Literacy Approach to Teaching Visual Literacy,” was part of the Visual Resources Association’s session entitled “Paint, Prints, and Pixels: Learning from the History of Teaching with Images.” Their presentation reviewed the connections between information and visual literacies, described the ACRL Visual Literacy Standards project, and provided examples of ways that the standards are being implemented.