There will be a photo exhibit and book release party for the new book, “Vietnam: Our Father Daughter Journey” as a part of Albany’s First Fridays gallery show series on Friday, February 2, 2007 from 6:00 – 9:00PM at 52 James Street, 4th Floor, Albany.  This event is free and open to the public.

Through photographs and words Ed and Zoeann Murphy share how Vietnam shaped their lives. Their story is personal and political.  As father and daughter they encourage all to consider how war and peace impact relationships.  Ed Murphy was an intelligence agent in Vietnam and his 25-year-old daughter, Zoeann is a photographer.  

Ed Murphy directs the Workforce Development Institute; was one of the earliest combat intelligence agents to speak against the war in Vietnam; then his leadership and skills helped build the Vietnam Veterans movement. Zoeann Murphy is a professional photographer, writer and teacher; coordinator of unseenamerica NYS, helping workers become more visible. They live in New York’s Capital District.

You can order the book right now on Amazon.com.