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Kathy Ryan - author

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Lecture & Book Signing with Kathy Ryan
Director of Photography at the New York Times Magazine

The Museum of Fine Arts Houston
Beck Building, Second Floor
5601 Main Street

Monday January 23, 2012
6:30-8:30 p.m.

For more than 25 years, Kathy Ryan, distinguished photography director at the New York Times Magazine, has commissioned and published the images that have marked history and shaped the public’s understanding of the world’s events.

In this free lecture, she discusses her career and how some of the magazine’s landmark photographs and visual essays have been selected. The lecture is followed by a reception and signing of her recently published book, The New York Times Magazine Photographs, available for purchase at the event for $75.

Doors open at 6 p.m. Admission is free, but seating capacity is limited and guests must register in advance. E-mail ryanlecture@mfah.org to reserve your spot.

This program is co-organized by the Sociology Department at the University of Houston and sponsored by the El Paso Lecture Series.