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For Teachers: Teacher Preview for The Radical Camera: New York’s Photo League, 1936–1951

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When

Thursday, November 01, 2012 4:00PM - 8:00PM

Where

Event Details

Date/Time:
Thursday, November 1 | 4–8pm
Admission: Reception free for teachers (includes Museum admission); Presentation requires RSVP to  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  by October 18)
Contact: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  or 415.655.7855

About the Program

Explore The Radical Camera: New York's Photo League, 1936–1951 through guided mini-tours, pick up classroom resources, and share refreshments with colleagues as you learn about the connections between photography, urban life, and social justice. Then afterwards, join the public program, Conversations with Artists, a presentation on photography and social justice (RSVP to   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  by October 18).

4–6:30pm  | Teacher Reception: Exhibition Tours, Resources, and Refreshments

6:30–8pm  |  Presentation on Photography and Social Justice with Artist Rachel Schreiber and art professor Martin Berger

Rachel Schreiber is a historian and media artist. Her work explores themes of gender, activism, and labor through historical texts and visual projects. She earned her PhD in History from the Johns Hopkins University and her MFA in Photography and Critical Writing from the California Institute of the Arts.


Supporters

School and Teacher Programs at the Contemporary Jewish Museum are made possible by Pacific Gas and Electric. Leadership support comes from The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation with additional generous support from Carmen Castro-Franceschi and Paul Franceschi, First Republic Bank, and the Morris Stulsaft Foundation.

 

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