Author and NU Professor Pamela Bannos to Explore Work of Vivian Maier at September 4 Levy Lecture


Pamela Bannos, professor of photography in Northwestern University’s Department of Art Theory and Practice, will discuss her critically acclaimed book, Vivian Maier: A Photographer’s Life and Afterlife, on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. in the Linden Room of the Levy Senior Center (300 Dodge Ave., Evanston) at the first Levy Lecture of the Fall 2018 season.

Books will be available for sale and signing after the lecture. Lectures are sponsored by the Levy Senior Center Foundation and are free and open to the public, but registration is necessary.

Judy Newton, Chair of the Foundation Board, is delighted the Levy Lectures have been so warmly received. “We could not have asked for a better reception. The energy in the room on lecture days is palpable. This audience is engaged and loves learning about new topics.”

The Fall Lecture Series also includes these speakers and topics:

October 9 – Author and historian Leslie Goddard will talk about Chicago’s Sweet Candy History

November 13 – Carolee Biddle, a professional animal communicator, will discuss Animal Communication: How to Effectively Say “No” to You Animal Companions

December 11 – Ava Thompson Greenwell will preview Mission Possible: Chicago’s Free South Africa Movement, a new documentary film she produced and directed, which traces the birth, growth and maturation of the anti-apartheid movement in the Chicago area from 1980 until 1994. 

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