Wednesday, February 26, 2014

SCREENING: Through a Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People

Friday, February 28, 2014, 8:00 p.m.

Discussion with director Thomas Allen Harris and photo historian Deborah Willis immediately after screening

Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1
11 West 53rd Street
New York, NY

Inspired by photographer and curator Deborah Willis's groundbreaking book Reflections in Black, this visual narrative reveals how, since the 1840s, photography by African Americans has played a major role in shaping the identity, aspirations, and social emergence of African Americans from slavery to the present. Directed by Thomas Allen Harris. 87 min.

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