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Gilles Peress Photographs 

From his Portfolio "Flashpoints"

click to enlarge Bloody Sunday. Derry, Ireland, 1972. - GILLES PERESS

Gilles Peress is Bard's visiting professor of human rights and photography and an internationally renowned photojournalist. His portfolio, "Flashpoints," is featured in the exhibit "Art of Evidence: The Power of Photojournalism" at Union College's Mandeville Gallery in Schenectady. The exhibit, which runs through March 10, includes 12 black-and-white photographs documenting conflicts in Northern Ireland, Iran, Rwanda, and Bosnia from the 1970s through the '90s. View a selection of the photographs in the slideshow below.

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