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Opening Reception for “Madison County Stories” on Duke University’s East Campus, November 30

Opening Reception for "Madison County Stories" on Duke University's East Campus, November 30

An exhibition highlighting the mountain community of Madison County, North Carolina, features new work by documentary photographer Rob Amberg with photographs and digital stories by Duke students and middle-school girls who took part in the Spring Creek Literacy Project, a DukeEngage program. Amberg will give a talk at at an opening reception for Madison County Stories that […]


Duke Visiting Artist Rob Amberg Presents His Work, Offers Free Doc Photography Workshops

Duke Visiting Artist Rob Amberg Presents His Work, Offers Free Doc Photography Workshops

Documentary photographer Rob Amberg will begin his residency as a 2012–2013 Duke University Visiting Artist with a presentation on his decades of living and working in Madison County, North Carolina, where he has chronicled the lives and stories of people in isolated mountain areas such as Sodom Laurel. His portraits of a changing culture reveal […]


Sodom Laurel Album: Photographs by Rob Amberg

Sodom Laurel Album: Photographs by Rob Amberg

  Sodom Laurel Album features a selection of photographs from Rob Amberg’s book of the same name, published by the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University and the University of North Carolina Press in 2002, in which he explores the lives around him in his adopted home of Madison County, North Carolina. Amberg began […]