Deborah Luster Is 2015 Gardner Fellow in Photography

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Deborah Luster, St. Gabriel, LouisianaDeborah Luster, St. Gabriel, Louisiana

Deborah Luster has been named the 2015 Robert Gardner Fellow in Photography at Harvard’s Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology. The Fellowship carries a $50,000 stipend to begin or complete a project, followed by the publication of a book. 

Luster is best known for One Big Self, her book on prisoners in Louisiana. For her fellowship year, Luster is continuing her investigation into violence, place, and prison.