The Photographer as Sociologist/The Historian as Photographer

Sun, Nov 16, 2014, 4:30 pm

The Photographer as Sociologist/The Historian as Photographer

Dorothea Poster

Sunday, November 16, 2014
4:30 p.m.
"Dorothea Lange:  Grab a Hunk of Lightning"  
Film screening of PBS American Masters series documentary followed by discussion with the filmmaker, Dyanna Taylor, Anschutz Distinguished Fellow Richard Steven Street and Professor Linda Gordon of NYU

Monday, November 17, 2014
4:30 p.m.
"Photographer's Double/Searching for Cover:  The Historian as Photographer/the Photographer as Historian"
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 Dr. Street, Ms. Taylor, and Professor Martha Sandweiss

Bios of participants

Both events in 101 McCormick Hall

Co-sponsored by the Program in Visual Arts, the Department of History, the Department of Sociology, The Department of Art and Archaeology, and the Princeton Art Museum

Supported by a generous gift of Philip F. Anschutz and family

Free and open to the public.

For video of the talk please click here.

101 McCormick