Carpenter Hall, Sunset Center
Documentary photojournalist, multimedia field producer and Pulitzer Prize winner Renée Byer is well-known for her in-depth work focusing on the disadvantaged and those whose voices would otherwise not be heard. Her internationally acclaimed book, Living on a Dollar a Day: The Lives and Faces of the World’s Poor illuminates the stories of people living on the brink of survival. The book won First Place Documentary Book from the International Photography Awards in 2014. Byer has also narrated a documentary about her project, released in 2016. This is an evening you won’t want to miss.