NewsPast & Present Images from Civil War BattlegroundsMarlboro, VT (March 21, 2007)—Photographer John Huddleston presents a slide-lecture of his work from his recent book, juxtaposing images of Civil War battlegrounds from past and present, on Tuesday, April 10, at 4:00 p.m. in the Apple Tree building at Marlboro College.
Huddleston received the Andrea Frank Foundation grant for his book, Killing Ground: Photographs of the Civil War and the Changing American Landscape, which parallels his photographs of the Civil War battlegrounds with photographs taken of the same locations during the war.
He has exhibited his work throughout the United States, including the DeCordova Museum, Wave Hill and the Contemporary Arts Center. His photographs are in the permanent collections of the High Museum of Art and the Biblioteque Nationale in Paris, among others, and his work has appeared in many publications including, Orion, Harper’s, DoubleTake, The New York Times and The Boston Globe.
Huddleston is a graduate of Yale University and San Francisco State University. He is currently a member of the Middlebury College faculty.
The lecture is free and open to the public but seating is limited. For more details, call ,Kathy Reynolds in the Marlboro College public affairs office at (802) 251-7644 or log on to our Web site www.marlboro.edu and click on the “News” links.