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  • Thu

    Visual Storytelling and Violence: A Conversation with Donna De Cesare and Fred Ritchin

    6:00 pm to 8:00 pmOpen Society Foundations 224 West 57th St, New York, New York 10019

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    Culminating thirty years of photographing gang members and their families, award-winning photojournalist Donna De Cesare’s new bilingual book, "Unsettled: Children in a World of Gangs," examines the effects of decades of war and gang violence on the lives of youth in Central America and in refugee communities throughout the US.

    Please join The Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma and the Open Society Institute: Documentary Photography Project for an intimate conversation between Donna De Cesare and Fred Ritchin about De Cesare’s personal and professional journey documenting a history of repression, violence, trauma, cross cultural identity and the human experience in the Americas.

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