Nina Berman to Speak at Our FOR THE RECORD Symposium

September 26, 2011

What can the role of the artist be in responding to war?

Hear Nina Berman’s presentation this weekend as part of our FOR THE RECORD Symposium, register today.

Click here to view on Youtube: Book TV: Nina Berman “Purple Hearts: Back from Iraq”
Nina Berman talks about the photographs she took of wounded Americans who served in Iraq. Ms. Berman explains why she decided to take the photographs and describes how she found the 20 veterans who ended up in her book, “Purple Hearts.” The talk was hosted by the National Vietnam Veterans Art Museum (, where Ms. Berman’s photographs will be displayed until April 30, 2006. Includes Q&A.