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Slide Presentation at C.W. Post:Things Fall Apart: A Series of Landscape Photographs Made in the Aftermath of Natural Disasters

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Rita Langdon,Associate Provost and Director of Public Relations
C.W. Post Campus,
Long Island University
516-299-2334

Sasha BezzubovBrooklyn-based artist and two-time Fulbright Scholar Sasha Bezzubov provides commentary and a slide presentation of moving photographs of the destruction caused by natural disasters in the United States, India, Indonesia and Thailand in a program depicting "the fragility of the man-made as it is transformed into dreamscapes of apocalyptic proportions." 

“Things Fall Apart: A Series of Landscape Photographs Made in the Aftermath of Natural Disasters” takes place at 3 p.m. on Thursday, January 31, 2008 in Hillwood Commons Cinema on the C.W. Post Campus of Long Island University in Brookville, NY. A special reception follows.

Bezzubov is a two-time Fulbright Scholar recipient and his photographs have been featured in The New York Times, Esquire Magazine, Newsweek and The Village Voice. This program is part of “Focus the Nation,” a national initiative that raises awareness and encourages dialogue about the impact of global working and other environmental issues.

'Tsunami #6, Indonesia' 2005 from Things Fall Apart by Sasha Bezzubov“Things Fall Apart” is moderated by Prof. Phyllis Kudder-Sullivan of C.W. Post’s School of Visual & Performing Arts. This event is sponsored by the C.W. Post Student Affairs-Faculty Partnership Initiative Committee (SAFPIC) and The Hutton House Lectures.

Registration is recommended. This event is free and open to the public.

The C.W. Post Campus of Long Island University is located at 720 Northern Boulevard (Route 25A) in Brookville, N.Y. For more information, call (516) 299-2255 or e-mail sherri.coe-perkins@liu.edu.

Posted 01/09/2008

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