Talk

Art of Sexuality lecture series: Zanele Muholi - Visual Activist

23 Mar 2017

Event times

Thursday 23rd March, 7.30pm

Cost of entry

£6 (advance booking recommended)

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Travel Information

  • Bus stops out side the Museum at the War Memorial in the centre of town.
  • The Museum is a 5 minute walk uphill from Tunbridge Wells Train station.

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Zanele Muholi: Visual Activist is the final talk in this series and presented by Emma Lewis, Assistant Curator at Tate Modern.

About

Zanele Muholi (b. 1972) is a photographer and self-described 'visual activist' whose work - encompassing documentary, video, portraiture and publications - draws attention to the experiences of the LGBTQ community in contemporary South Africa. This talk considers her practice in the context of identity politics in 20th Century photography, and looks at ways in which it functions as an advocate for change today.

Emma Lewis is an Assistant Curator at Tate Modern, and works on the Tate's Africa Acquisitions Committee. Her specialism and background is in photography.

To book a place call 01892 554171 or email museum@tunbridgewells.gov.uk

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