The Photographer as Sociologist/The Historian as Photographer

Sun, Nov 16, 2014, 4:30 pm

Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk of Lightning

Sunday, November 16, 4:30 p.m.

Film screening of PBS American Masters series documentary followed by discussion with the filmmaker, Dyanna Taylor, and Anschutz Distinguished Fellow Richard Steven Street and NYU Professor of History Linda Gordon.

Photographer’s Double/Searching for Cover:  The Historian as Photographer/The Photographer as Historian

Monday, November 17, 4:30 p.m.

Richard Steven Street will explore the challenge of crossing disciplines to carry on, extend, and amplify the work of Dorothea Lange. Followed by discussion with Street, Taylor, and Professor of History Martha Sandweiss.

Co-sponsored by the Program in Visual Arts, the Departments of History, Sociology, and Art and Archaeology, and the Princeton Art Museum. Supported by a generous gift of Philip F. Anschutz and family.