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Talk: Martin Chambi, the neo-indigenous photographer

Chambi’s magnificent photographs, from the southern Peruvian Andes taken on the early 20th century, will be discussed by his grandson Teo Allain Chambi.

Thursday, April 3, 2014
Loew Auditorium, Black Family Visual Arts Center
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Arts

Teo Allain Chambi, the grandson of Martin Chambi, has preserved an impressive archive of original glass plates photographic images. Teo Allain will discuss Martin Chambi's work. A recent Dartmouth project has been taken place in Cuzco, Peru to organize and catalogue thousands of photographs. http://now.dartmouth.edu/2014/01/dartmouth-intervenes-in-peruvian-photography-archive/

Sponsored by:  The Department of Spanish & Portuguese | Leslie Center for the Humanities | The Dean of Humanities Office  | The Native American Studies Program

For more information, contact:
Coralia Picardo

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.