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A Trove of Zohars

January 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

with author Lawrence Weschsler and photographer Stephen Berkman

An antic tale of investigative perplexities and vertiginous inquiry results when author Lawrence Weschler tracks down Stephen Berkman, the wet-collodion devotee who claims to have discovered a trove of work by Shimmel Zohar, a 19th-century photographer who chronicled the Jewish immigrant community of the Lower East Side.