From the headlines to the front lines, experience the back stories of the Arab Spring spanning Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, Yemen and Syria.
Hear directly from photographers and filmmakers who covered the uprisings and ask them questions as we explore the genesis, conflict, and aftermath of this historical (and ongoing) seismic change.
Presenters & Projects
Ben Lowy – iLibya
Andrew Burton – Behind a Revolution
James Lawler Duggan – Aleppo
Rachel Beth Anderson – First to Fall
Benjamin Petit – The Indignant of Change Square
Lindsay Mackenzie – Tunisia in Transition
7-8pm Social mixer
8-9:30pm Arab Spring show
3401 Water St NW,
Washington, DC 20007
presented by OpenShow, FotoDC, the Pulitzer Center, Reporters Without Borders, RISC, and the Committee to Protect Journalists