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“Stories from Stagville”: Exhibit Features Collaborative Work by Durham 5th Graders and Duke Undergrads

"Stories from Stagville": Exhibit Features Collaborative Work by Durham 5th Graders and Duke Undergrads

A new exhibit on the Duke University campus showcases work made by fifth-grade students in Lisa Lord’s classroom at Club Boulevard Humanities Magnet School in Durham, North Carolina, based on their yearlong study of Historic Stagville, which contains the remnants of one of the South’s largest pre-Civil War plantations. The fifth graders worked with Duke undergraduates […]


“Alphabet Project”: Exhibition of Photographs in Boston by Lewis Hine Fellow Jennifer Carpenter

"Alphabet Project": Exhibition of Photographs in Boston by Lewis Hine Fellow Jennifer Carpenter

Jennifer Carpenter, a 2010-2011 Lewis Hine Fellow from the Center for Documentary Studies, spent 10 months working with the Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center (BCNC) in Boston, Massachusetts. Inspired by the Literacy Through Photography program, Jennifer conducted six workshops with children at BCNC to produce community alphabets. Each class produced a 26-photograph series corresponding to the 26 letters […]


Literacy Through Photography – Arusha, Tanzania Exhibition Reception and Panel Discussion

Literacy Through Photography – Arusha, Tanzania Exhibition Reception and Panel Discussion

Photographs, posters, and texts from the Literacy Through Photography project in Arusha, Tanzania are on view at CDS through January 8, 2011. A reception for the exhibit, with a talk by Katie Hyde, will take place on October 21. A panel discussion about the exhibition will be held on November 4. More details at http://cds.aas.duke.edu/exhibits/nowonview.html First-year […]


Shared Origins: An Adoptive Family’s Journey Back to Ethiopia

Shared Origins: An Adoptive Family's Journey Back to Ethiopia

Shared Origins: An Adoptive Family’s Journey Back to Ethiopia Photographs by Elena Rue July 19–September 3, 2010 CDS Porch and University Galleries Reception: Tuesday, August 3, 5-8 p.m. Elena Rue is a documentary photographer who explores issues associated with international adoption and orphaned children. As a 2006 Hine Fellow, a program of the Center for […]


Literacy Through Photography – Arusha, Tanzania Exhibition

Literacy Through Photography – Arusha, Tanzania Exhibition

Literacy Through Photography – Arusha, Tanzania June 28, 2010 – January 8, 2011 Kreps and Lyndhurst Galleries Opening Reception: Thursday, October 21st, 6-9 p.m. Talk by Katie Hyde: 7 p.m. Panel Discussion: Thursday, November 4th, 7 p.m. The Literacy Through Photography program at CDS will present an exhibition of photographs documenting its long-term involvement with […]


LTP Opening at Through This Lens

LTP Opening at Through This Lens

photographs from the opening reception at through this lens Photographs by Elena Rue


Literacy Through Photography: An Exhibit of Pictures and Writing

Literacy Through Photography: An Exhibit of Pictures and Writing

Literacy Through Photography: An Exhibit of Pictures and Writing Through This Lens 303 E. Chapel Hill Street, Durham, NC On Display April 28–May 2, 2009