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Retrographic: New photography book brings historic images into colour

Hampstead and Highgate Express - 01 Nov 2017
Journalist and author Michael Carroll's remarkable book Retrographic (Carpet Bombing Culture £19.95) not only tells the stories behind iconic shots like Alfred Eisenstaedt's sailor passionately kissing a nurse in Times Square on VJ Day but it brings ...
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Hugh Patrick Brown: An Unflinching Life Behind the Camera

East Hampton Star - 01 Nov 2017
While his career as a photojournalist for Time Life took him to some far-flung and unusual locations, Northern Ireland, China, and Cambodia among them, during a conversation at his East Hampton residence he recalled his first assignment for People ...
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The TV Show That Ate Times Square

Vulture - 08 Nov 2017
“Imagine being in the world's largest exotic bird shop,” says Dave Holmes, a VJ during the TRL reign, when asked to describe the sound made by the crowd. “There's a weird, primal nature to it where they ...
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When Did New Yorker Covers Get So Thirsty?

Slate Magazine (blog) - 25 Oct 2017
That cover became news in its own right; so did a 1996 Barry Blitt cover that recreated that famous V-J Day Times Square kiss photo with two male sailors. The rise of walking cartoons like George W. Bush, Sarah Palin, and Donald Trump didn't help ...
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Browns' Sex-Assault Advertising Blunder Showed Ignorance

Huffington Post South Africa (blog) - 02 Nov 2017
He was kissing me." -- Greta Zimmer Friedman (2015). The iconic "V-J Day in Times Square" photograph by Alfred Eisenstaedt portrays a US Navy sailor grabbing and kissing a stranger -- a nurse in a white dress -- in New York City on Victory over Japan ...
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More Than the Deuce: A Recollection of Times Square in 1979

Observer - 03 Nov 2017
Our office was at the exact northeast corner of 42nd Street and Broadway, the geographic and spiritual center of the mossy, briny, sepia and piss-colored arcade of faded, flaking and for-sale sin that was Times Square in the late 1970s. Listen, this ...
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VJ Day at WNYC: A Behind the Scenes Look

WNYC - 14 Aug 2017
Seventy-two years ago today WNYC program director Nathan M. Rudich arrived at the studio at 6:15 a.m. just before the AM station signed on. News and Special Events Director Lily Supove had been at her desk since 4:30 a.m. It would be another in a ...
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L7: To Hell and Back - 21 Nov 2017
"Can you imagine Kathleen Hanna [throwing her tampon]?" says John Norris, the former MTV VJ who interviewed L7 in '92. ...

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