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Making Connections:
Photographic Storytellers from Around the World

Saiful Huq (Bangladesh), Larry McNeil (Tlingit Nation), Peter Magubane (South Africa), Andy Patrick (FiftyCrows Foundation), Sandra Sebastián Pedro (Guatemala),Chris Rainier (National Geographic Society), and Newsha Tavakolian (Iran)

Tuesday, October 3, 2006 | 7:30 - 9:00pm | Kresge Auditorium | Free and Open to All

The National Geographic Society’s All Roads Photography Program recognizes and supports talented indigenous and underrepresented storytellers from around the world who are documenting their changing cultures and communities through photography. The program provides a forum for photographers to showcase their work to a global audience with the opportunity to engage and experience, firsthand, the unique and essential voices of these artists through exhibitions, public discussions and workshops.
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An Evening with the Kitchen Sisters

Davia Nelson and Nikki Silva with Alan Acosta

Thursday, December 7, 2006 | 7:30 - 9:00pm | Kresge Auditorium | Free and Open to All

The Kitchen Sisters—Davia Nelson and Nikki Silva—have been producing radio programs since 1979. With Jay Allison, they are the creators of two Peabody Award-winning series on National Public Radio: Lost & Found Sound and The Sonic Memorial Project. Their new, critically acclaimed series, Hidden Kitchens: Stories, Recipes and More, features interviews with amateur cooks who use unconventional methods to prepare strange food in surprising places throughout the United States.

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