Lecture by Lauren Greenfield Tonight
Photojournalist and filmmaker Lauren Greenfield will present a lecture on “Youth Culture, Gender and Media Influence.” Greenfield will speak about photography, filmmaking and the topics of her films, including women’s bodies, kids and money, tonight, February 17, at 7 p.m. in Jones Auditorium.
Following Greenfield’s lecture, her newest film, the HBO documentary “Kids+Money,” will be presented and discussed. The film is 32 minutes in length.
Greenfield’s work in film and photography is provocative and influential. Her images can be found in “The New Yorker”, “Elle”, “Time” and “Harper’s Bazaar”. Her photographic work is in the collections of major museums, including the International Center of Photography and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Acclaimed for “Girl Culture” and “Fast Forward,” and more recently for her film and book “Thin.” Greenfield’s latest creation is “Kids+Money.”
Greenfield's lecture is free and open to the public.
This event is made possible by The Meredith College Convocation Committee, the Department of Art, the General Education Program and Meredith Health Services. Click here for more information.
Posted February 17, 2009.
Date Submitted: 2009-02-17