New York Times International Video Journalist Ben Solomon visits Medill November 24th

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portrait-by-Daniel-Etter_cropped_webDOCUMENTING WAR, CONFLICT AND EBOLA

International video journalist Ben Solomon covers the Middle East and Africa for The New York Times. In the past year, he has spent several weeks in Ukraine, a month in Afghanistan and covered the Ebola epidemic in Sierra Leone and Liberia.

In this special event, he’ll share some of his evocative and emotional video work and discuss his career and experiences documenting events in global hot spots.

 

MONDAY NOVEMBER 24
5:00 – 6:00 pm
McCormick Forum
Northwestern University
1870 Campus Drive.
Evanston, IL 60208

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The Berlin Wall fell 25 years ago. Photographer Anthony Suau was there.

It’s been 25 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall. And five years ago I sat down with Anthony Suau, who photographed the events as the wall fell. We had an amazing conversation that turned into this Emmy award-winning video piece:

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