New York street photographer and educator Jamel Shabazz will be presenting a retrospective of his iconic photographs documenting African American street culture in a lecture entitled "Pieces of a Man": The life and work of a New York street photographer.
Spanning over three decades, Shabazz's vibrant work captures themes of identity, multiculturalism, and sense of place. From chess players to churchgoers, his work is as varied as it is potent.
Moyse Hall, Arts Building, McGill University, 853 Sherbrooke West
Lecture at 6:00 p.m. Reception at 7:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
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Part of the AHCS Speaker Series: co-sponsored by Media@McGill, Beatty Memorial Lectures Committee, Department of Art History and Communication Studies, Department of Education, and the James McGill Chair in Culture & Technology.