Lead Scholar: Jennifer Crandall (Journalist, Artist and Filmmaker)
November 4, 2020
America continues to fracture. Whitman, Alabama: a Portrait of America is a 52-part, Emmy-nominated work of documentary portraiture. The work spotlights contemporary Americans, their alienation from and forgotten connections to each other, and offers a tool for reconnection through the unique lens of artist, journalist, and filmmaker Jennifer Chang Crandall.
Subjects: Film and Media; History; Documentary Films; American South; Poetry; Cultural Identity