Waselchuk lecture, book signing in Philly on Oct. 1

Documentary photographer and NOPA member Lori Waselchuk is to give a lecture, as well as sign copies of her book on the inmate hospice system in Louisiana, at the Philadelphia Photo Arts Center in Philadelphia, PA on Saturday, Oct. 1.

The lecture is to begin at 6 p.m. The book-signing will follow, from 7 to 7:30 p.m. 
Waselchuk’s book, “Grace Before Dying,” focuses on the inmate hospice system of the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola. You can read more about the book and photo series at her website, as well as the site for the photo series.  (She also did an an interview about the series and book for the PhotoNOLA blog earlier this year.) 
For more information about the lecture and book signing, you may contact the center’s Sarah Stolfa at sarah.stolfa@philaphotoarts.org. 
Image: Selection from “Grace Before Dying.”