The Library welcomes award winning photojournalist Pete Souza to discuss his book, "Obama: An Intimate Portrait."
The New York Times #1 bestselling "Obama: An Intimate Portrait" reproduces more than 300 of Souza's most iconic photographs with fine-art print quality in an oversize collectible format. Together they document the most consequential hours of the Presidency--including the historic image of President Obama and his advisors in the Situation Room during the bin Laden mission--alongside unguarded moments with the President's family, his encounters with children, interactions with world leaders and cultural figures, and more.
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About the Author
Pete Souza was the Chief Official White House Photographer for President Obama and the Director of the White House Photo Office. Previously, Souza was an Assistant Professor of Photojournalism at Ohio University, the national photographer for the Chicago Tribune, a freelancer for National Geographic, and an Official White House Photographer for President Reagan. His books include the New York Times bestseller The Rise of Barack Obama, which documents the president's meteoric ascent from his first day in the United States Senate through the 2008 Pennsylvania presidential primary. Souza is currently a freelance photographer based in Washington, D.C. and is a Professor Emeritus at Ohio University's School of Visual Communication.
Book sales and signing will immediately follow the author's presentation. Due to time constraints, only books purchased at the event will be signed.
Presented in partnership with One More Page Books.
Event will take place in the Kenmore Middle School Theater, 200 S. Carlin Springs Road, Arlington, VA 22204.