Fracking PA: Documentary Practice and Environmental Activism


Fracking PA: Documentary Practice and Environmental Activism
Boyden Gallery – St. Mary’s College of Maryland
St. Mary’s City , MD
November 11-25, 2014

FrackingPA considers the relationship between documentary practice and environmental activism with a focus on the environmental, social and cultural impacts of hydraulic fracturing or “fracking” in Pennsylvania.

The exhibition features work from the series “Sacrificial Fire: The Marcellus Shale Landscapes” by AgWorks member Mandy Kendall, along with work by photojournalists Bill Crandall and Crystal Vander Weit.  The show also features a special screening of the documentary “Triple Divide” by filmmakers Joshua Pribanic and Melissa Troutman.

Exhibition is Free and Open to the Public.

Exhibition Events:

Gallery Talk with photographers Crystal Vander Weit, Mandy Kendall,
Bill Crandall and poet Craig Czury
Thursday, November 13 at 6:00 p.m.
2nd Floor, Montgomery Hall Fine Arts Center

Triple Divide Screening and Discussion with Filmmakers
Wednesday, November 19 at 8:00 p.m.
Cole Cinema, Campus Center

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