I give a talk at Vanderbilt Medical school, “Zanmi Foto: photography
and community development in Haiti”
On September 11, 2014, 6-7pm
Light Hall, Room 214, 1301 Medical Center Dr, Nashville, TN 37232
Open to the public and sponsored by the VMS Global Health Organization
About the the talk: There is considerable evidence that photography can be used as a therapeutic and educational tool. Using photographs made by Haitian community partners and myself, this talk provides an overview of the Haitian condition, describes specific concerns and describes how photography is being used to enhance community development initiatives.
Other upcoming events
October 9 to November 4, 2014, exhibition of “The Third Heaven: photographs from Haiti” at Univ of Central Missouri Gallery of Art & Design
October 16-19, 2014, I go to Orkney to fulfill my duties as a member of the advisory board of the Gunnie Moberg Archive, along with Robin Gillanders and Sara Stevenson.
October 21-24, 2014, co-presenter on a Collaborative Workshop in Photograph Conservation: platinum and palladium photographs, sponsored by The Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works, in collaboration with the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, National Gallery of Art, Library of Congress, and the Smithsonian National Museum of American History