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Bangladeshi man with a henna-dyed beard. (GMB Akash)

Interview: From Brothels to Beards, Bangladeshi Photographer Captures the Human Spirit

GMB Akash explains how he gains the trust of the underprivileged people he photographs and brings their stories to life. more
Round Trip: Bicycling Asia Minor, 1891 (Jeff Fantich)

Clone of Art Tour

Experience art on a personal level, learn about art historical periods and styles, and hear stories associated with the artwork. more
A hired guard helps William Sachtleben carry his bicycle and gear across a stream in Turkey, May 26, 1891, Collection of the UCLA Library Special Collections

Slideshow: Bicycling, Photography, and How to Travel the World in 1891

Traveling this summer? Consider drawing inspiration from the story of William Sachtleben and Thomas Allen, Jr., whose epic post-college journey helped introduce cycling and photography to mainstream America. more
Round Trip: Bicycling Asia Minor, 1891 (Jeff Fantich)

Art Tour

Experience art on a personal level, learn about art historical periods and styles, and hear stories associated with the artwork. more

Chinese Mega City Chongqing's 'Battle Between Concrete and Nature'

Photographer Tim Franco shares images from Chinese mega city Chongqing and describes the "battle between concrete and nature" he observed. more

ChinaFile Presents: Megacity Chongqing Now (Complete)

Tim Franco, a French-Polish photographer based in Shanghai, shares photographs from his latest book, Metamorpolis: The Rise of a Chinese Mega City, and discusses the stories behind the images in his first public event in North America. more
(from original negative envelope) "Another view of the old Turkish Mosque, the crowd opening ranks for me." (detail) February 24, 1891. Collection of the UCLA Library Special Collections.

Outside In: Travelers in East Asia, A Conversation with Dr. Chiu-Mi Lai

Dr. Chiu-Mi Lai will discuss the cultural outsider in 19th and 20th century Asia. more
(from original negative envelope) "Crossing the bridge from Pera to Stamboul," (detail), March 21, 1891, Collection of the UCLA Library Special Collections

Guest Curator Talk with David V. Herlihy

Guest curator David V. Herlihy discusses the fascinating story behind 'Round Trip: Bicycling Asia Minor, 1891.' more
Round Trip: Bicycling Asia Minor, 1891 (Jeff Fantich)

Art Tour

Experience art on a personal level, learn about art historical periods and styles, and hear stories associated with the artwork. more
The Other Side: Chinese and Mexican Immigration to America (Anthony Rathbun)

Art Tour

Experience art on a personal level, learn about art historical periods and styles, and hear stories associated with the artwork. more