2013 Freer Symposium
Arts of the Arab World Uprisings


Nov
14
2013

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  • Host Department: History of Art
  • Date: 11/14/2013
  • Time: 6:00PM

  • Location: Helmut Stern Auditorium, U-M Museum of Art, 525 S. State, Ann Arbor

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  • Description:

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    This year’s Freer Symposium explores the visual arts and other expressive media of the recent uprisings in the Arab world. It brings together internationally acclaimed and award-winning journalists, writers, bloggers, activists, cinematographers, photographers, cartoonists, and scholars whose work explores or makes use of image-based modes of communication. 

    Thursday, November 14, 6pm-9pm
    U-M Museum of Art Auditorium, 525 S. State

    6:00-6:20pm

    Welcome Remarks by Christiane Gruber and Juan Cole

    6:20-7:00pm 

    Keynote Address, Jill Dougherty, “Images of the Libyan Revolution"

    Discussant: Elizabeth Rauh

    Audience Questions

    7:30- 9:00pm

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