March 20, 2018
New York, United States
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Asian American History / Studies, Fine Arts, Humanities, Immigration & Migration History / Studies
And Then They Came for Us — Film Screening
Wednesday, March 20 | 6:30 - 9 PM | Angelika Film Center, 18 W Houston St, New York
The New York premiere of And Then They Came For Us, a documentary film by Abby Ginzburg and Ken Schneider, featuring George Takei. After the screening, Susan Carlson, assistant curator at the International Center of Photography will moderate a discussion with filmmaker Abby Ginzberg; Satsuki Ina, who is featured in the film; photo historians Richard Cahan and Michael Williams, authors of Un-American: The Incarceration of Japanese AmericansDuring World War II; Alice Hsu, member of the pro bono legal team at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP; and George Hirose, co-president of the New York Chapter of the Japanese American Citizens League.
Photography, Immigration, and the Making of Citizenship: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives
Wednesday, March 21 | 6:30 – 8 PM
Professor Anna Pegler-Gordon discusses the role of photography in shaping immigration policy ahead of a panel discussion with NYCLU Executive Director Donna Lieberman and other legal scholars and policymakers.
Bronx Artist Documentary Project Book Signing and Film Screening
Thursday, April 12 | 6:30 – 8 PM
A book singing of Bronx Artist Documentary Project and a screening of its companion film Artistic Energy: the Bronx, both of which features photographs that document the borough’s vibrant visual arts community.
In Conversation: Josh Begley
Wednesday, April 25 | 6:30 – 8 PM
Digital artist and programmer Josh Begley discusses his artistic practice, which maps systems of surveillance and incarceration vis-a-vis data visualizations, digital archives, and real-time applications.
All programs are free and take place at the ICP Museum, located at 250 Bowery, New York, New York, unless other location specified.
International Center of Photography
Public Programming Department