POYi Photojournalism Lecture & Discussion Today!

Photojournalism Sessions
Sunday, December 14
1:30-4pm
Louisiana State Museum Arsenal
Enter through the Cabildo @ Jackson Square

Dr. Tony Lewis, Louisiana State Museum’s Curator of Visual Arts, will present an illustrated talk entitled “From Szathmari to Magnum: The Origins of Photojournalism” from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.

Following Dr. Lewis’ talk, Dr. Leslie Parr, Associate Professor at Loyola University’s School of Mass Communication, will lead a panel entitled “Promise and Peril: The Changing Face of Photojournalism.” Panelists include Doug Parker, Times-Picayune photo editor; Ted Jackson; Rick Shaw, Director, Pictures of the Year International; and freelance photographer Lori Waselchuk.