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"Always Lost: A Meditation on War" Gallery Exhibit Honoring Iraq, Afghanistan Veterans

Sun, 01/13/2013 - 2:00pm to Sat, 02/16/2013 - 4:00pm
Mount Mary College Marian Gallery
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Mount Mary College is presenting “Always Lost: A Meditation on War,” a powerful exhibit that remembers the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and honors those who served. The exhibit includes a Wall of the Dead that features the names and photographs of more than 6,500 American service members who died in the Middle East since Sept. 11, 2001.

The exhibit also includes Pulitzer Prize-winning combat photographs by Dallas Morning News photographers, David Leeson and Cheryl Diaz Meyer, as well as prose and poetry inspired by the war and written by students, veterans and their families.

An opening reception will take place Sunday, January 13 from 2-4 p.m.

The exhibit will be on display at Mount Mary College’s Marian Gallery in Caroline Hall, 2900 N. Menomonee River Parkway. The Marian Gallery is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. There is no charge for admission. For a map of the Mount Mary campus, visit www.mtmary.edu.