On March 23, 2023 Carlton Mackey facilitated a conversation with renowned photographers Jim Alexander and Tom Dorsey. This event was presented by Emory University’s Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library and Michael C. Carlos Museum, in partnership with the Atlanta Preservation Center’s “Phoenix Flies: A Celebration of Atlanta’s Historic Sites,” a program that publicizes Atlanta organizations involved in the preservation and recording and archiving of those efforts.
Creative Justice: A Celebration of Emory’s Arts and Social Justice Fellows Program
On view through May 13, 2023, in the Woodruff Library’s Schatten Gallery, Level 3
This exhibit provides a survey of the work the ASJ fellows and faculty did to help students translate their learning into creative activism in the name of racial justice. One component of the exhibit features the works of renowned Atlanta photographer Jim Alexander, who placed a large collection of his photographs (circa 1960-2022) with the Rose Library. Learn more about Creative Justice: A Celebration of Emory’s Arts and Social Justice Fellows Program.