3rd Thursday Free Lecture Series at the Stroud Mansion

“Every Picture Tells a Story: Historical Photographs from Monroe County”

Thursday, June 21, 2018 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Monroe County Historical Association



The Monroe County Historical Association is pleased to announce a free presentation open to the public. Photographer, author, and former history teacher Bill Lowenburg will give his presentation, “Every Picture Tells a Story: Historical Photographs from Monroe County” as part of the Third Thursday Lecture Series. The program will be Thursday, June 21, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. at the Stroud Mansion, 900 Main Street, Stroudsburg, PA 18360.

Featuring a selection of photographs from the Monroe County Historical Association’s collection, Bill's commentary will range from the historical and social context of the images to their composition and value as story starters. Several old cameras will also be presented and compared to modern digital cameras.

Bill Lowenburg is the author of the photo documentary Crash Burn Love. His photographs and articles have been published in Top Gear, London Telegraph, International Journal of Photography, Popular Photography, and other international publications. Bill studied with Larry Fink and has taught photography on the graduate level for Wilkes University. He is also the author of The Zorki Chronicles, a novel whose narrator is a young photographer.

The Third Thursday Lecture Series is free, but reservations are required due to limited space. Light refreshments will be served. The presentation will be held on the 2nd floor of the Stroud Mansion, which is not handicap-accessible. For additional information or to make a reservation, please contact the Monroe County Historical Association office at (570) 421-7703 or email at info@monroehistorical.org.

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Stroud Mansion
900 Main Street
Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania 18360
Email:
admin@monroehistorical.org
Phone:
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