BCA Photo: Jodi Hilton on “Giving Voice to the Disempowered Using Photography and Storytelling”
October 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree
The BCA Photo Group welcomes Jodi Hilton, speaking on “Giving Voice to the Disempowered: Using Photography and Storytelling to Empower Migrants, Minorities and Marginalized People.”
Hilton is a freelance journalist and documentary photographer who has recently returned to Boston after spending the last decade working in Southeast Europe, Turkey and the Middle East. Her work is focused on social and humanitarian issues. She is a co-founder of The Children’s Photo Workshop and team leader for Instagram @everydayeasterneurope (part of The Everyday Projects) and founder of The Balkan Press Club. She has been published in the Washington Post, New York Times, National Geographic, Der Spiegel and Le Monde, among others (www.jodihilton.com).
In-person meetings of the BCA Photo Group are suspended until further notice. We’ve been holding meetings online with great success. Meeting links are sent to BCA members and registered guests shortly before the 7PM start-time. Guests are welcome to attend 2 meetings, and then should join the group if they wish to continue. Guests can register using the Contact Form at bcaphoto.org and select Guest Attendee under Inquiry Type.
The BCA is supported in part through a grant from the Bedford Cultural Council, a local agency, which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.