YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED
to a visual journalism night of remembrance, symposium, and reception for a photo exhibit, exploring the impact of media images of the 9-11 World Trade Center attack and recovery. This FREE event (registration required) will welcome the public and the hundreds of journalists from throughout the world who will converge on New York City for the 10th anniversary of the attacks on our country.
A panel of photographers, videographers, psychologists and other scholars will analyze the effects and lessons of news images of disasters for both the public and ourselves.
KEYNOTE SPEAKER – Aaron Brown, former CNN Anchor, PBS anchor “Wide Angle,”
Professor, Walter Cronkite School of Journalism, Arizona State University
MODERATOR – Michelle Charlesworth, WABC-TV News reporter & weekend anchor
The exhibit, curated by Bolivar Arellano Gallery, will feature photos and multi-media presentations by more than 30 visual journalists
EXHIBITION RECEPTION: Thursday, September 8, 5:30-7 p.m.
(Exhibition on view through September 24)
(Closed September 11, 15 and 22, when the space is in use for other activities. Confirm hours at 212-618-6931.)
Multipurpose Room, Pace University, 3 Spruce Street (just east of City Hall), New York City
SYMPOSIUM: Thursday, September 8, 7-9 p.m. Doors open 6:45
Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts
Pace University, 3 Spruce Street (just east of City Hall), New York City
ADMISSION IS FREE – REGISTER NOW
Sponsored by the National Press Photographers Association & Pace University
Wounded lensman: Trade Center debris cover New York Daily News photographer David Handshuh. (He has recovered.) (Photo by Todd Maisel, New York Daily News)
Recovery: On the ninth anniversary of the attack, girders of the “freedom tower” rise with the beams of the “tribute in light” (photo by Joe Woolhead, Silverstein Properties)