Conversation with David Plowden 

David Plowden spent the afternoon of November 2, 2011 in conversation about his life as a photographer and his experiences photographing Iowa. This interview, excerpted below, forms part of an initiative between Humanities Iowa and The University of Iowa Digital Studio for the Public Humanities to showcase New Media approaches to conventional exhibition practices.


  Chapter 1: Atlas of Iowa
  Chapter 2: What did you miss?
  Chapter 3: Victor, Iowa
  Chapter 4: Brooklyn, Iowa
  Chapter 5: John Beltz House
  Chapter 6: Minor White
  Chapter 7: Minor and Ansel

  Chapter 8: Walker Evans
  Chapter 9: 11 O’Clock Rule
  Chapter 10: Music to Print Iowa by
  Chapter 11: Iowa Sky
  Chapter 12: Keeping the Blind Up