Deborah Willis: Master Class on African Americans and Civil War Photography
MASTER CLASS on African Americans and Civil War Photography
Lunch served at 11:30 am | Seminar 12:00-2:00 pm | RSVP Required
From Slavery to Freedom Lab (Smith Warehouse, Bay 4, C106)
Join Dr. Deborah Willis for a master class that will teach about photography of the Civil War and images of African American soldiers. Registration and prior reading required. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP.
ABOUT DEBORAH WILLIS:
Deborah Willis, Ph.D, is University Professor and Chair of the Department of Photography & Imaging at the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University and has an affiliated appointment with the College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Social & Cultural, Africana Studies, where she teaches courses on Photography & Imaging, iconicity, and cultural histories visualizing the black body, women, and gender. She has pursued a dual professional career as an art photographer and as one of the nation's leading historians of African American photography and curator of African American culture.