Artist Talk and Conversation

Related Exhibition The Photographs of Reagan Louie

Thursday, September 18, 2003, 6:30 p.m.

Phyllis Wattis Theater

Louie speaks about the making and meanings of his photographic series on female workers in the Asian sex industry before a conversation with Hershatter, author of Dangerous Pleasures: Prostitution and Modernity in Twentieth-Century Shanghai. A question-and-answer session with the audience follows.

$12 general; $8 SFMOMA members, students with ID, and seniors.Ticket includes entry to the 7:30 p.m. Artist Reception. Tickets are available at the Museum with no surcharge or through


Gail Hershatter, professor of history, University of California, Santa Cruz
Reagan Louie, artist