CLA Kern Lecture Series

The College of Liberal ArtsWilliam A. Kern Lecture SeriespresentsClaudia PretelinDoctoral ResearcherGeorge Eastman Museum/University of RochesterWednesday, April 6, 2016Time: 5:00 p.m.Place: Eastman Hall Room 3338Researching Kodak Advertising: A Case StudyClaudia Pretelin holds a B.A. in Communications and received her Art History from The National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM. For ten years she worked as a personal assistant to the Mexican photographer Graciela Iturbid. She is currently a Doctoral Candidate in the Graduate Program in Art History at UNAM. In 2011 she was awarded a fellowship from the Mexican National Council of Science and Technology (CONACYT)in support of her continuing research in Kodak advertising at the George Eastman Museum. Through the images that Kodak used in its_ advertising campaigns, Pretelin_s work examines how amateur photographers became the chroniclers of their own lives and how Kodak created the basis to promote what has been defined as the snapshot aesthetic.Interpreters provided upon request subject to availability.Please make your request TODAY by going to the following

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When and Where
April 06, 2016
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Room/Location: Eastman Hall, 01-3338

Open to the Public