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    International Women’s Day

    International Women’s Day

    In commemoration of International Women’s Day, 2015, I hope that you will be able to join me on March 8th at Venice Arts as they partner with American Jewish World Service, for an in-conversation with their L.A. Executive Director, Allison Lee. This will also be the closing reception for the exhibition.
    Venice Arts Installation Photos

    Venice Arts Installation Photos

    “One Person Crying: Women and War” is on-view at Venice Arts, January 15 – March 12, 2015   Images © Marissa Roth
    Argonaut Online Reviews One Person Crying at Venice Arts

    Argonaut Online Reviews One Person Crying at Venice Arts

    From Michael Aushenker’s review of the exhibition at Venice Arts (on-view through March 12, 2015): “Roth’s stark photos put a face on the fallout, whether it’s My Lai Massacre survivor Pham Thi Thuan or Vietnam War Army nurse Sarah Blum, who incurred Agent Orange-related health problems. There’s a poignant 1999 shot of Kosovar Albanian refugee Sebanate...
    Venice Arts a Success

    Venice Arts a Success

    Here’s Marissa hugging her friend Darilyn Rowan, head of the photo department at El Camino College in Los Angeles. ©  Jill Connelly Venice Arts is currently hosting the traveling exhibition of “One Person Crying” and this past weekend Marissa gave an artist talk at the gallery. A documentary photography workshop follows, on January 24-25, 2015: ”A weekend intensive workshop...
    One Person Crying, at Venice Arts

    One Person Crying, at Venice Arts

    From January 15th to March 12th, 2015, Venice Arts will present “One Person Crying: Women and War.” The exhibition was curated by Howard Spector, Los Angeles, CA, co-director of the South Pasadena Arts Council (SPARC), an NGO consultant, and panelist for the National Endowment for the Arts and the US Dept. of Education. In addition to the exhibition, there will...
    Photographer’s Forum: Chosen by a Project

    Photographer’s Forum: Chosen by a Project

    Bosnia and Herzegovina, May 16, 2009. The Summer 2014 edition of Photographer’s Forum explores the notion of the project choosing the photographer, in an in-depth article about “One Person Crying.” Here’s an excerpt: “Some photographers consciously choose what they want to shoot — landscapes, rodeos, city skylines, the faces of aging — but for a...
    International Women’s Day Panel Webcast

    International Women’s Day Panel Webcast

      Settle down and listen to Marissa talk about some of the images from One Person Crying, here on the panel discussion at the Annenberg Space for Photography in LA, in conjunction with International Women’s Day, March 8th, 2014.
    International Women’s Day Panel review, LA Observed

    International Women’s Day Panel review, LA Observed

    Marissa Roth © Iris Schneider A sold-out discussion was held on March 8th, 2014, at the Annenberg Space for Photography in  celebration of International Women’s Day. Marissa Roth featured alongside anthropologist/primatologist Mireya Mayor and Margaret Aguirre of International Medical Corps, on a panel moderated by filmmaker Penelope Spheeris. Read the write-up by Iris Schneider in...
    International Women’s Day Interview with i24 News

    International Women’s Day Interview with i24 News

    In honour of International Women’s Day, Marissa was interviewed by Israeli news channel i24, via Skype from Los Angeles. “My project is really about women who have chosen life after war.”
    International Women’s Day Panel Discussion

    International Women’s Day Panel Discussion

      March 8th, 2014, is International Women’s Day, a global day of recognition, celebration and reflection and Marissa Roth is proud to be part of a discussion panel that evening at the Annenberg Space for Photography. The moderator is “rock ‘n roll anthropologist” Penelope Spheeris. Alongside Marissa is Margaret Aguirre, Head of Global Initiatives for...
    Le Monde: Marissa Roth gives war a female face

    Le Monde: Marissa Roth gives war a female face

      French daily Le Monde published a review of the “Women and War” exhibition at Centre de la mémoire, in Oradour-sur-Glane, where the exhibition is on through April, 2014.
    Through Her Lens: Women & Photojournalism

    Through Her Lens: Women & Photojournalism

    “USC Annenberg’s School of Journalism and the Center on Communication Leadership & Policy (CCLP) present a series of conversations focused on women and leadership in journalism. Hosted by CCLP Director and USC Professor Geoffrey Cowan and moderated by CCLP senior fellow, author and journalist Narda Zacchino, these discussion will explore the opportunities and challenges encountered...