Responding to photographer Edmund Clark’s documentation of the American naval base at Guantánamo Bay and Tim Hetherington’s photojournalistic coverage of the wars in Afghanistan and West Africa, this panel examines the moral responsibilities and contemporary challenges of representing suffering in conflict.
Nicholas Schmidle | Investigative journalist, staff writer at the New Yorker and 2016 Ferris Professor of Journalism
Daniel Heyman | Artist, lecturer in visual arts
Katherine Bussard | Peter C. Bunnell Curator of Photography
Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Revealing Pictures: Photographs from the Christopher E. Olofson Collection.
April 27, 2017