Muriel Hasbun to give artist talk, workshop, and screening at Rutgers University

March 28, 2011


The Center for Migration and the Global City at Rutgers University - Newark present barquitos de papel a screening, artist talk, and workshop with photographer Muriel Hasbun on Wednesday, April 6, 2:30-5 p.m. at the Paul Robeson Gallery.

Through an intergenerational, trasnational, and transcultural lens, photographer Muriel Hasbun constructs contemprary narratives where both individual and collective memory spark new questions about identity and place. Hasbun will speak about her work and conduct a workshop in which participants will create their own barquitos de papel ("paper boats") inscribed with their family history and stories of migration.

Muriel Hasbun currently serves as the chair of photography at the Corcoran.

Click here for more information on the event.