Monthly Archives: October 2012

How to Make a Photobook [Like Edward Curtis]

All photographs from The Library of Congress Edward S. Curtis Collection Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis. Timothy Egan Houghton Mifflin Harcourt; 1st Edition, 1st Printing edition, October 9, 2012. I … Continue reading

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Hidden Dangers: Japanese Photobooks in the Shadow of Fukushima

No stranger to the horrific health consequences caused by nuclear radiation, the Japanese people were plunged into a state of national uncertainty and fear on March 11, 2011 when a devastating earthquake and tsunami severely damaged northern Tohoku and its … Continue reading

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Writing as Practice: Peripheral Continuity – This Saturday at Murray Guy, 4-6pm

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Violentology

Today Stephen Ferry, a man I often describe as a “legendarily charismatic ICP faculty member*”, stopped by ICP to present the library with his new – remarkable – book titled Violentology. I have not had time to read it yet, … Continue reading

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