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Friday, June 15 • 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Transforming the Family Album into a Tool for Social Change

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How can we build a radical collective archive from everyday family albums? We’ll explore how archives inherited, found, and generated can come together to meaningfully reflect and empower communities. We’ll screen clips of Family Pictures, share parts of our archives, and envision what collective archives can look like in the context of creative practice. Participants will gain collaborative strategies for collecting oral and photographic histories tailored to their own works and organizations.


Thomas Allen Harris

Family Pictures USA
Thomas Allen Harris is a filmmaker and artist whose work across film, video, photography, and performance illuminates the human condition and the search for identity, family, and spirituality. His deeply personal films have received critical acclaim at international film festivals... Read More →

Friday June 15, 2018 4:00pm - 5:30pm EDT