Topic: Jessica S. McDonald

Registration Opens for Photography Symposium "Magnum Photos into the Digital Age"

June 25, 2013

[caption id="attachment_40858" align="alignright" width="400" caption="Image credit: Jonas Bendiksen, "Russia. Altai Territory. Villagers collecting scrap from a crashed spacecraft, surrounded by thousands of white butterflies. Environmentalists fear for the region's future due to the toxic rocket fuel," 2000. © Jonas Bendiksen/Magnum Photos."] Jonas Bendiksen, "Russia. Altai Territory. Villagers collecting scrap from a crashed spacecraft, surrounded by thousands of white butterflies. Environmentalists fear for the region's future due to the toxic rocket fuel," 2000. © Jonas Bendiksen/Magnum Photos.[/caption]

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, presents the symposium "Magnum Photos into the Digital Age." Scheduled for Oct. 2527, the symposium will be held in conjunction with the Ransom Center's upcoming fall exhibition "Radical Transformation: Magnum Photos into the Digital Age."

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Ransom Center Appoints New Chief Curator of Photography

June 21, 2012

The Harry Ransom Center has appointed Jessica S. McDonald, a curator of photography at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, as its new chief curator of photography.

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