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Cemetery Reflections with Jane Hopkins


*The event has already taken place on this date: Sat, 10/01/2022
Join us in the Kate Gleason Auditorium as Jane Hopkins, photographer and author presents her newly published book, Cemetery Reflections. Stroll through three centuries of American cemeteries in a video presentation of compelling images from Jane’s book. Register Here: https://calendar.libraryweb.org/calendar/Central/JaneHopkins

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Jane photographed gravestones and statuaries from more than 200 cemeteries in the eastern United States and Canada. The book pairs memorable poetry and prose with photos of sacred places that honor individual lives and the loving memories of those left behind. Photos from cemeteries located in the Rochester region will be included the presentation.

“This striking collection of cemetery photography sheds light on the American way of memorialization.” — Booklife Review

“Cemetery Reflections is eloquent as it meditates on the evolution of death, grief and memorialization in the United States.”— Jeana Jorgensen, Clarion Reviews

Jane Hopkins, member of the Friends of Mt. Hope Cemetery and Association of Gravestone Studies received her training in traditional photography at the Corcoran School of Art in Washington, D.C. Jane expanded into digital photography by taking courses at the Rochester Institute of Technology. Her fine-art photographs have been exhibited and sold since 2002!


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Location:

115 South Avenue
Rochester, NY, 14604
United States

Phone:

(585) 428 - 8110
Contact name: 
Renee Kendrot
The event has already taken place on this date: 
10/01/2022
Time: 
2pm