Panel Discussion | Making Looking Now: Science and Photojournalism in the Twenty-First Century

Event time: 
Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Description: 
All are invited to attend a discussion of the impact of emerging visual technologies on the production and circulation of photographs. Four distinguished panelists, currently working in photography, will consider how changes in the material mediation of looking inform how they use visual evidence today, as well as raising critical questions about contemporary modes of seeing and showing.
 

Speakers:

Maya Benton, Curator, International Center of Photography
Teju Cole, Writer, Photographer, and Photography Critic at the New York Times Magazine and Distinguished Writer in Residence, Bard College
Marvin Heiferman, Writer, Curator, and Producer of Seeing Science, Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture, University of Maryland
Christopher Klatell, Writer and Lawyer with Rabinowitz, Boudin, Standard, Krinsky, and Lieberman, P.C. Specializing in Intellectual Property and Art Law, and Senior Research Fellow, Yale Law School
 

Moderator:

Laura Wexler, Professor of American Studies, Film and Media Studies, and Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Yale University, and Director of the Photographic Memory Workshop at Yale
 

Organizers: 

Molly Eckel, Kristin Hankins, Audrey Sands, and Laura Wexler
 
This event is jointly hosted by the Yale Center for British Art, the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, the Photographic Memory Workshop, and the Public Humanities Program at Yale.
 
Venue: 
Lecture Hall
Space is limited
(This venue is wheelchair accessible)
Admission: 
Free
Open to: 
General Public