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ONLINE—Laylah Amatullah Barrayn: We are Present

Wednesday, November 4, 2020, 6 p.m., Online

Laylah Amatullah Barrayn is an award-winning documentary photographer whose work functions as a tool for activism, fighting oppression, and liberation. Born and based in Brooklyn, New York, Barrayn is a frequent contributor to the New York Times and has been published in Vogue, National Geographic, the Washington Post, The Nation, and many other major publications. Additionally, she is the co-author of MFON: Women Photographers of the African Diaspora, the first anthology in nearly 30 years that highlights photography produced by women of African descent.

Nonmembers/students: $5

Members: free; registration information will be shared with current members via e-mail. Please contact membership@eastman.org if you are a current member and are interested in registering.

Wish You Were Here is generously sponsored by museum member Dr. Thomas N. Tischer. 

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