Photograph by Asya Fruman

Jason Francisco is an acclaimed artist, essayist, curator, and educator.  Widely exhibited nationally and internationally, he is the author of Far from Zion: Jews, Diaspora, Memory (Stanford University Press, 2006), The Steerage and Alfred Stieglitz, co-authored with Anne McCauley (University of California Press, 2012), An Unfinished Memory (Galicia Jewish Museum, Kraków, 2014), as well as numerous photoworks, articles, reviews, and artist's books.  At Emory University, Francisco is Associate Professor in photography studies in the department of Film and Media Studies.