Lecture: LaToya Ruby Frazier

Award-winning artist LaToya Ruby Frazier speaks about her ongoing documentation of the impact of deindustrialization on her hometown of Braddock, Pennsylvania. Best known for her black-and-white photographic seriesĀ Notion of Family, Frazier’s work explores identity, place, legacies of industrialization, complex familial relationships, and illness. Co-sponsored by the University’s Visual Arts Center, John L. Warfield Center for African and African American Studies, CAAD: Center for Art of Africa and its Diasporas, and the Humanities Institute.