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Great Issues Committee: Brandon Stanton

Wednesday, 05 October, 2016

The Great Issues Committee will host Brandon Stanton, the creator of Humans of New York, on Wednesday, Oct. 5 in the Wool Ballrooms of Busch Student Center. Doors open at 6:40 p.m.

Brandon Stanton is a best-selling author, photographer and blogger. He is known as author of the Humans of New York book, as one of Time magazine's "30 Under 30 People Changing The World," and the founder of Humans of New York, a popular photojournalistic work that has millions of followers from around the world. Since 2010, Stanton has taken hundreds of street photographic portraits of ordinary people living and working primarily in New York City, accompanied by short excerpts of conversations about their lives.