and the Times has republished the famous photo of the Buddhist Monk who set himself on fire in Saigon to protest the war. This image was so shocking then. I just made the mistake of quickly looking at google images for self-immolation and too horrific to stay on too long. many women. I can still be shocked by photos where I don’t want to look.
Above The Fold
Looking at 16 years of photographs on the front page of The New York Times
Web project that explores the afterlife of images and the experience of looking at photographs as a disruptive encounter. I continually update with new images.
Dancing with the Zapatistas: Twenty Years Later co-edited with Diana Taylor; Duke University & Hemi Press
Women Mobilizing Memory, Collaborative Archives: Connective Histories, exhibition catalogue featuring Above The Fold
My essay "Photographic Interference" is included in Picturing Atrocity , edited by Geoffrey Batchen, Mick Gidley, Nancy K. Miller, and Jay Prosser.
I created the cover image for Marianne Hirsch's book The Generation of Postmemory: Writing and Visual Culture After the Holocaust.