Reflections on Visual Field Research

  • Kenneth D. Tunnell Eastern Kentucky University

Abstract

This article describes ongoing visual field research by focusing on its self-reflective and auto-ethnographic components. Photographs and field notes are presented and personal encounters from the field are described. Recognizing the symbiotic order of the personal and political, the author details confrontations and emotions from ongoing efforts at recording visually.

Author Biography

Kenneth D. Tunnell, Eastern Kentucky University
Kenneth Tunnell is Professor at Eastern Kentucky University. His current research focuses on farming communities and the economic and cultural changes confronting them.
Published
2012-08-15
Section
Articles