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Freedom in Black and White: The Making of a Photographer-Activist [Virtual] : Steve Schapiro

Thursday, October 15, 2020 

Artist Steve Shapiro, Chicago, Illinois

Freedom in Black and White: The Making of a Photographer-Activist [Virtual] 

6 - 7:15 PM

Photojournalist Steve Schapiro is best known for his civil rights photographs. His most recognizable images are of the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, the 1964 Mississippi Summer Project (Freedom Summer) and the 1965 Selma to Montgomery marches. 

He is also an acclaimed celebrity and film set photographer.  Schapiro will discuss his work in the context of American social history.

This lecture is co-sponsored with the Contemporary Art Forum.

Support for this program comes from FOTOFOCUS 2020.

 

Dial-In Information

Join us for this streamed program via WebEx Events here. Event password is muamevent.

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Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 6:00pm to 7:15pm

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Max David Pyle

Max David Pyle left a positive review 10/14/2020

Steve's insights and power of storytelling were incredible. It truly was a privilege to be a part of!