Speaking of Photography is organized by the Department of Art History. The series, now in its eleventh year, is made possible by the generosity of an anonymous donor, with additional support from the Gail and Stephen A. Jarislowsky Institute for Studies in Canadian Art; Ciel Variable magazine; and Ch√Ęteau Versailles Hotel.

Speaking of Photography is proud to announce its winter 2018 series. We have four lectures on the program.


Friday, 19 January 2018, at 6:30 pm: 

Melody Davis, Women's Views: The Narrative Stereograph in Nineteenth-Century America

Friday, 9 February 2018, at 6:30 pm: 

Sandrine Colard, Double Exposure: The Congolese Bourgeoisie in The Colonial and Family Photographic Album. In conjunction with Black History Month

Friday, 9 March 2018, at 6:30 pm: 

Maia-Mari Sutnik, on Recovering History: The Buried Negatives of Henryk Ross

Friday, 23 March 2018at 6:30 pm:

Sabine T. Kriebel, on Florence Henri's Oblique Subjects


Lectures are held in EV-1.605, the York Amphitheatre on the ground floor of the Engineering, Computer Science and Visual Arts Complex, 1515 Ste-Catherine Street West. Metro Guy-Concordia (map).

Lectures are free and open to the public.

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