Noon Talk: Save Our Kids! Lewis Hine and Photographs as Advocacy
12:15 P.M. – 1:00 P.M.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Gallery of the Art of the Western World, Doris Steinmetz Kellett Endowed Gallery of Twentieth-Century Art, first floor
Michael Grossberg, Sally M. Reahard Professor of History and Professor of Law, will discuss how the history of childhood and child protection in the U.S. fueled Lewis Hine's determination to use pictures as tools of reform agitation and helped make photography a new medium for social propaganda.
Sponsored by Themester 2015, @Work: The Nature of Labor on a Changing Planet, an initiative of the IU College of Arts and Sciences.