19.10.2017 - 19.10.2017 from 19h00

Conference with Christian Mosar

Iconic Images of America suffering during the Great Depression

John Steinbeck's novels and Woody Guthry's songs are mrked by the collective memory of the years during the Great Depression in the USA.In 1963, Edward Steichen wanted to remind this dark period to the New-Yorkers by creating an important photographic exhibition: The Bitter Years. Though it has not had the wished for succes. Steichen had orchestrated a visual monument that finds its due appreciation only now.

The conference takes place at CNA's Media Center and will be held in French an Luxembourgish.