Tuesday, September 20th at 6:30 pm at the Museum of the City of New York
Join a panel of photographers and scholars with decades of experience working and living in the Bronx to explore how the borough has been photographed from the mid-20th century to the present. Michael Kamber will lead a discussion inspired by the enduring legacy of Bronx-born photographer and educator Mel Rosenthal, who mentored generations of young photographers and helped incubate much of the activist photography of the 1980s and beyond.
- Ricky Flores, Bronx-based freelance photojournalist
- Robert A. Gumbs, photographer, artist, & co-author of Before the Fires: An Oral History of African American Life in the Bronx from the 1930's to the 1960's (2016)
- Sina Nitzsche, Instructor and Researcher in American Studies at Dortmund University, Germany
- Elle Perez, photographer and artist; Visiting Instructor at Williams College
- Michael Kamber (moderator), photojournalist and writer; founder of the Bronx Documentary Center
Register online at mcny.org/programs | Use the code BRONX for $10 tickets