Immortal Joy & Furrows of Pain

Photos and Narratives from Colombia

Immortal Joy & Furrows of PainSeptember 12, 2012
6:30 PM | Lannan Center (New North 408)

Join Lannan for this special investigation of the Colombian conflict. The event celebrates the release of two books, one of photographs and the other of personal histories, that depict life in Colombia. Panelists will include photojournalist Stephen Ferry, whose work comprises Violentology: A Manual of the Colombian Conflict, as well as Sibylla Brodzinsky and Max Schoening, editors of the forthcoming Throwing Stones at the Moon: Narratives from Colombians Displaced by Violence.

Photographer Harry Mattison will act as moderator for the discussion.

Following the panel, please join us for a book-signing and light refreshments.

This event is free and open to the public.

Thanks to Georgetown’s Center for Latin American Studies, the Office of Communications, the Journalism Program, Umbrage Books, and Voice of Witness for their support.


Video

Ferry speaking on the inspiration behind Violentology


Links


Media

Unfortunately, video was not able to be taken at this event. We do have, however, a presentation from Sybilla Brodzinsky and Max Schoening at the Institute for Policy Studies on Tuesday, September 12.

Throwing Stones at the Moon: Narratives from Colombians Displaced by Violence can be purchased from McSweeney’s website.

Stephen Ferry’s Violentology: A Manual of the Colombian Conflict can be purchased from Amazon.