University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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March 10-11, 2018 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

Randi Beach

Randi Lynn Beach came from Brooklyn, New York. She migrated west after receiving a BA from New York University. Along the way she lived in Albuquerque, Tucson, Denmark and San Francisco, and she travels extensively to pursue projects she is passionate about.

An award-winning photojournalist, she has had her photography featured in everything from Rolling Stone to the Washington Post, People and the New York Times. Her documentaries have been featured in A Photo Editor, Lenscratch, Popular Photography and the Huffington Post, and they have been recognized by the Webby Awards. Most recently she finished "Westlands: A Water Story," which was featured internationally in film festivals and recently won a Telly Award for Social Responsibility. Images from that series have been exhibited and published internationally.

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Westlands, a water story
Fine Arts / Photography
UNM press
September 2017
ISBN 0826358365
128 pages
The author will make this book available for sale at the Author Pavilion during the Festival.

Showcasing California's Central Valley, Westlands uses documentary photography to examine the danger drought and water policies represent to farming. More/less

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