Specializing in Faith & Religion
Columbus, Ohio, USA

Category: News

Test Of Faith Media Coverage

08 December 2017 - 

Thank you to the Charleston Gazette-Mail and the Oxford American for their recent coverage of Test Of Faith! Pacific Standard Magazine also featured the book a little while back. I really appreciate writer James McWilliams’ thoughtful, thorough approach. One of my favorite excerpts: “Lauren Pond’s work suggests that the art… Continue reading  

Test Of Faith is Here!

02 December 2017 - 

With the official launch of Test of Faith on Nov. 16, it’s been an exciting and busy few weeks! First, the week of Nov. 13, I traveled to Durham, N.C., where I was honored to speak about the book and exhibit about 30 large prints in the beautiful Rubenstein library… Continue reading  

Opening Reception and Book Signing

17 October 2017 - 

In a little less than a month, on November 16, I will give a talk about my new book, “Test of Faith: Signs, Serpents, Salvation,” accompanied by a book signing and photo exhibit opening at Duke University’s Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library. If you can make it to Durham,… Continue reading  

CDS/Honickman First Book Prize in Photography

02 July 2017 - 

I have been meaning to post about the exciting news: Test of Faith, my documentary project about Pentecostal serpent handlers in West Virginia, was recently selected for the Duke Center for Documentary Studies/Honickman First Book Prize in Photography. A book of my photographs and a narrative essay about the project… Continue reading