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Death in Photography: What Is It to Live?

Pablo Bartholomew, Dead Baby, Bhopal, 1984 (13.1986) Letizia Battaglia, Dead man lying on a garage ramp, 1977 (2007.24.11) Unidentified Photographer, [Body of Che Guevara], October 10, 1967 (2009.17.1) Weegee, ["Ruth Snyder Murder" wax display, Eden Musée, Coney Island, New York], … Continue reading

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The House I Once Called Home

The House I Once Called Home is a beautifully sad book written and illustrated by the American photographer Duane Michals. Inspired by his return to his childhood home shortly following his mother’s death, each page contains haunting photographs and poetic … Continue reading

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A wrecked car, and a cop kills a holdup man…

PM Daily, November 24, 1940 PM Daily, November 24, 1941 November 24 was an auspicious day for Weegee; in 1940 and 1941 he had the above photos published in PM Daily…

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