Contact: Chris Harrison
WHEN: 4 p.m., Thursday, April 14
WHERE: The Catholic University of America
Gowan Hall, Gowan Auditorium
620 Michigan Ave., N.E.
DETAILS: Colleen McDannell, Sterling M. McMurrin Professor of Religious Studies and professor of history at The University of Utah, will give a slide lecture on a collection of government photographs depicting religion in America during the Depression. The collection, on exhibit at CUA’s Edward J. Pryzbyla University Center from April 5 to May 28, includes 45 black-and-white photographs taken by the Historical Division of the Farm Security Administration in an effort to generate support for New Deal reforms.
For more information about the lecture or the exhibit, contact Leslie Tentler, professor of history, at 202-319-5484 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
SPONSOR: CUA’s Center for American Catholic Studies
MEDIA: To cover the slide lecture and exhibit, contact Katie Lee in the Office of Public Affairs at 202-319-5600.
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