Talk by photographer Slavick coming up Monday

Visiting scholar Elin O’Hara Slavick will deliver a talk titled “Art after Aftermath”  at 4 p.m. Monday, Dec. 3, in Room 130 of the John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center at Western Carolina University.

The talk was orginally scheduled for Monday, Oct. 29, but was postponed due to weather concerns.

Primarily a photographer, Slavick is a professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her most recent work has focused on the aftermath of the atomic bomb. Her presentation will include photos of atomic bomb artifacts and images from her book “Bomb after Bomb: A Violent Cartography.”

Slavick’s visit is supported by visiting scholar funds from the WCU School of Art and Design.

For more information, contact Marya Roland, WCU associate professor of art, at 828-227-3593 or

Elin O’Hara Slavick will deliver a talk titled ‘Art after Aftermath’ at 4 p.m. Oct. 29 at Western Carolina University. Shown here, ‘Exposing A-bombed artifacts,’ at the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, Japan, 2011.