David Smucker

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Adjunct Assistant Professor Social Science & Cultural Studies dsmucke2@pratt.edu 2306834 p Brooklyn Campus, DeKalb Hall 102

Current Course Listing (6)

21/SP-HAD-360-01 History of Photography

21/SP-HAD-360-02 History of Photography

21/FA-HAD-360-01 History of Photography

21/FA-HAD-360-02 History of Photography

21/FA-SS-255-1 Between Image and Word:Why Photographers Write

21/SP-SS-255-01 Between Image and Word:Why Photographers Write


B.A., Cornell College; M.A., Ph.D., Stony Brook University.


Research focuses on contemporary art and the history of photography, and his dissertation examined photography's relationship to car travel and the American road trip. Also interested in contemporary art that attempts to use photographic means to represent complex systems like the internet, and in the idea of the indexical mark throughout history.