Against Invisibility; Asian America, History, Photography and the Public Humanities
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Against Invisibility is a project and seminar that explores how Asian Americans have used vernacular photography to assert agency and resist erasure from orthodox narratives of nation and citizenship. This talk will draw from a archive of 2500 photos and slides from 1866 to 1990.
Robert Lee is an Associate Professor of American Studies and a faculty fellow at the John Nicholas Brown Center for Public Humanities and Cultural Heritage.
Lunch served at 11:50am.