UNSETTLED/DESASOSIEGO: Children in a World of Gangs - Photography by Donna De Cesare
On view through August
Benson second floor exhibition gallery
Culminating thirty years of photographing gang members and their families and collecting images that have been featured in Aperture, Mother Jones, and other publications, photojournalist Donna De Cesare uncovers the effects of decades of war and gang violence on the lives of youths in Central America and in refugee communities in the United States. Donna De Cesare is an author, documentary photographer and educator known for her ground-breaking coverage of the spread of US gangs in Central America. She is a consultant to the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma and an Associate Professor of Journalism at the University of Texas at Austin. Her award-winning photography has been exhibited internationally in venues throughout Europe, Asia, and the Americas.