Vernissage in Innsbruck

at the University of Innsbruck

Professor Nikki Brown

“After Katrina: A visual history of African American men in New Orleans, 2010-2012”

When: Monday, October 8, 5.00 pm - Friday noon October 12, 2012
Where: University of Innsbruck, Bruno-Sander-Haus, Innrain 52f

University of New Orleans professor Nikki Brown exhibits some of her photographic documentation of moments in the lives of African-American males.  Her photographs present a visual palette of messages and emotions including anxiety, resignation, but also hope - such as in this image of a young boy experiencing a rite of passage: his first haircut.