- Citations: If you reference specific passages from an article please provide footnotes.Avoid spelling and grammar mistakes. Please strive to write as clearly and cogently as possible
- John Berger writes that the first subject matter for painting was animalhe makes the point that what distinguishes humans from animals is the capacity for symbolic thought, and yet this capacity for metaphor (to symbolize) is born from a relationship to animals. We have looked at various representations of animals in the course thus far. How does Berger characterize humankinds changing relationship to animals, and how might this changing relationship be expressed in images? Provide at least two examples.