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Recent Events

Book Party
Studies in Postwar America Political Development

by Professor Naomi Murakawa

Thursday, January 15, 2015
Prospect House

The Photographer as Sociologist/The Historian as Photographer

Sunday, November 16, 2014
4:30 p.m.
"Dorothea Lange:  Grab a Hunk of Lightning" 
film screening of PBS American Masters series documentary followed by discussion with the filmmaker, Dyanna Taylor, Anschutz Distinguished Fellow Richard Steven Street and Professor Linda Gordon of NYU

Monday, November 17
4:30 p.m.
"Photographer's Double/Searching for Cover:  The Historian as Photographer/the Photographer as Historian"
Richard Steven Street will explore the challenge of crossing disciplines to carry on, extend, and amplify the work of Dorothea Lange.  Followed by discussion with Dr. Street, Ms. Taylor, and Professor Martha Sandweiss

Bios of participants

both events in 101 McCormick Hall

cosponsored by the Program in Visual Arts, the Department of History, the Department of Sociology, The Department of Art and Archaeology, and the Princeton Art Museum

supported by a generous gift of Philip F. Anschutz and family

free and open to the public

For video of the talk please click here

The Princeton University
Constitution Day Lecture

Representative Rush Holt
Search and Seizure in the Snowden Era

September 16, 2014
4:30 p.m.
50 McCosh Hall

Presented by
the Program in American Studies
the Program in Law and Public Affairs and
the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions
Supported by the Office of the Provost

For video of the lecture, please click here.

Representative Rush Holt

Guests at reception

Guests at reception