“New York University displays ‘Her Word As Witness: Portraits of Women Writers of the African Diaspora,’ 35 images by Brooklyn-based photographer Laylah Amatullah Barrayn, at NYU’s Center for Multicultural Education and Programs at the Kimmel Center for University Life (60 Washington Square South, 8th Floor/at LaGuardia Place).”
New York University Press Release
May 9, 2012
“Gallery hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. For more information, call 212.998.4350. The exhibition continues through September 30, 2012. Photo ID required for entry.”
“’The creative work of these writers has stirred many to action, incited imaginations, and expanded visions,’ Barrayn explains. ‘These photographs memorialize my appreciation of these women and their work, as well as my deep love and respect for the written word.’”
More information of the gallery and the full press release can be found at: http://bit.ly/MrrG9G.
More information on the photographer, Laylah Amatullah Barrayn, can be found at: http://thinklove.carbonmade.com/about.