In conjunction with the current exhibition Jasper, Texas: The Community Photographs of Alonzo Jordan, the International Center of Photography presents a debate around the issues of community photography. Guest Curator Alan Govenar, photographer Clarissa Sligh, and filmmaker Thomas Allen Harris will discuss the role of community photography in documenting African American social and cultural life and how the vernacular aesthetic has impacted contemporary photography. ICP's Chief Curator Brian Wallis will moderate the discussion.
New Perspectives on Community Photography
ICP Museum, 1133 Avenue of the Americas
Monday, April 25, 7:00 p.m.
Read more about the event and panelists here.