Tuesday, September 23, 2008

Picturing Atrocity: Photography in Crisis

In 2005 the Graduate Center in New York City sponsored a conference titled "Picturing Atrocity: Photography in Crisis." I was able to attend several of the sessions and found them fascinating. One of the highlights was Alfredo Jaar's work in the second session. There was also a review of the conference written up in Afterimage. Now the full sessions are up online in streaming video, hosted by the University of Leeds.

I highly recommend reading the Afterimage article and then watching the sessions.

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