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Newman Master Lecture Series: Eliot Dudik & Nancy Harmon Jenkins
July 23, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Please join us to hear artists Eliot Dudik and Nancy Harmon Jenkins speak about their work and careers.
Eliot Dudik is a photographic artist, educator, and bookmaker exploring the connection between culture, place, and history. His first monograph, ROAD ENDS IN WATER, was published in 2010. In 2012, Dudik was named one of PDN’s 30 New and Emerging Photographers to Watch and one of Oxford American Magazine’s 100 New Superstars of Southern Art. He was awarded the PhotoNOLA Review Prize in 2014 for his Broken Land and Still Lives portfolio, resulting in a book publication and solo exhibition. Broken Land was most recently published as a feature in the July/August 2015 issue of Smithsonian Magazine. FLASH FORWARD 2015 chose the series for publication and exhibition in Toronto and Boston.
Eliot taught photography at the University of South Carolina from 2011 to 2014 before founding the photography program within the Department of Art & Art History at the College of William & Mary where he is currently teaching.
Nancy Harmon Jenkins
Nancy Harmon Jenkins is a nationally known food writer and authority on the Mediterranean diet and Mediterranean cuisines. She is the author of eight books about food, the most recent The Four Seasons of Pasta,written with her daughter Chef Sara Jenkins. She has published numerous articles in magazines from Saveur to Food + Wine, as well as in prominent newspapers (The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, et al.). A former staff writer for the New York Times, she has also appeared on television and radio, taught food writing at the Radcliffe Institute (Harvard) and Boston University, and is a frequent commentator on food in Maine for “Maine Calling,” a program of Maine Public Radio.