Shooting Ghosts: An Evening with Finnbar O'Reilly
Join internationally-acclaimed photographer and UBC alum, Finbarr O’Reilly, for a look through his lens at the unpredictability of war and his experiences documented in his brand new book, Shooting Ghosts.
Tuesday December 5th
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Keynote & Reception
Multipurpose room, Liu Institute for Global Issues, UBC
Light refreshments served
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About the book: Shooting Ghosts was co-authored with U.S. Marine, Thomas Brennan, and details the unpredictability of war and its aftermath. Brennan and O’Reilly became friends during this tumultuous time, and the photographer documented not only Brennan’s experience with the war itself, but also his post-war experiences. Shooting Ghosts, written in alternating first person, details not only the tribulations of what they both experienced during the war in Afghanistan, but also their road to recovery.