An interview with Robert Hariman as part of the Visual Citizenship Conference at NYU's Institute for Public Knowledge. For more details, please visit: nyu.edu/ipk/conferences/visual-citizenship-conference/
Robert Hariman is a professor in the program in rhetoric and public culture, department of communication studies, Northwestern University. He is co-author with John Louis Lucaites of the book, No Caption Needed: Iconic Photographs, Public Culture, and Liberal Democracy (2007). His other publications include Political Style: The Artistry of Power (1995) and three edited volumes, Prudence: Classical Virtue, Postmodern Practice (2003), Post-Realism: The Rhetorical Turn in International Relations (1996, co-edited with Francis A. Beer), Popular Trials: Rhetoric, Mass Media, and the Law (1990), as well as book chapters and journal articles in several disciplines. His work has been recognized by awards for both teaching and scholarship. With co-author John Lucaites he maintains the blog nocaptionneeded.com.