010: The healing power of the arts with Amanda Lucidon – Speaking of Phenomenal Podcast
AMANDA LUCIDON is an award-winning documentarian, filmmaker, public speaker, teaching artist, and New York Times best-selling author. Lucidon served as an Official White House photographer responsible for documenting First Lady Michelle Obama and President Barack Obama from 2013 to 2017. She is one of only a few female White House photographers in history.Lucidon is the author of Chasing Light: Through the Lens of a White House Photographer and Reach Higher: An Inspiring Photo Celebration of First Lady Michelle Obama. In 2018, the John F. Kennedy Center appointed Lucidon as a Turnaround Artist, highlighting the importance of the arts in underserved schools. Lucidon is the co-founder of Grounded, an organization that combines arts and mindfulness practices to reduce violence and address trauma. She lives in Memphis, Tennessee with her husband and daughter. You can learn more about Amanda Lucidon and her work at https://www.chasinglightbook.orgCONNECT:@alucidon & @chasinglightbook*************************GIVEAWAY*******************Win a copy of Chasing Light or Reach HigherLeave a review of this podcast episode, screenshot it and share it to your Instagram story tagging @Speakingofphenomenal @alucidon @chasinglightbook1 winner for each book will be chosen at random on 4/15/21.******You could also win a copy of Amanda’s @CreativeLive Course Documentary Photography: Creating a Life in Storytelling Please leave a comment on the show’s original blog post 52phenomenalwomen.com/blog1 winner for the class will be chosen at random on April 15th.US residents only This giveaway is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with InstagramContest closed 11:59 PM (CST) on 4/15/21Winners will be notified via DMFollow along @Speakingofphenomenal Support the showINTRO/OUTRO MUSIC (used with permission) WOMAN Performed by Tiffany Villarreal Instagram Written by Greg Buddy Bangs Reed Jr, Michael Big Mike Hart Jr, Taura Stinson, Tiffany Villarreal Podcast artwork by Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/amyboylephoto)
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