Programs & Events

2017 Voices of the West: Distinguished Lecture Series

Tuesday, September 19 | 6:30pm

Reflections on THAT DAY: Pictures in the American West with Laura Wilson

Renowned American photographer, Laura Wilson has authored four books and her work has appeared in publications such as The New Yorker, Vanity Fair, and The Washington Post. She joins us to discuss details behind her current exhibition THAT DAY: Pictures in the American West, her time working closely with legendary photographer Richard Avedon, and the inspirations that have driven her career. A book signing immediately follows with exhibition catalogs available for purchase.

Photo courtesy of  Andrew Mitchell

Video of lecture HERE

Laura Wilson photo courtesy of Andrew Mitchell

Previous Lecturers

  • Artist Billy Schenck (video of lecture here): April 11, 2017
  • Native scholar, writer, blogger, and activist, Dr. Adrienne Keene (Cherokee Nation) (video of lecture here): September 29, 2016
  • Singer/songwriter Robert Earl Keen (video of lecture here): June 28, 2016
  • Actor and artist Michael Horse (Yacqui) (video of lecture here): April 26, 2016
  • Author and media producer John Phillip Santos (video of lecture here); April 14, 2015
  • Historian and former Director of the Amon Carter Museum, Ron Tyler (video of lecture here); September 15, 2015
  • Labor Organizer and civil rights activist Dolores Huerta (video of lecture here); December 5, 2014
  • Author S.C. Gwynne (video of lecture here); November 6, 2014
  • Former Senator Ben Nighthorse Campbell; October 2, 2014