The Insult

There are some people, when passed on the street, for whom a single glance seems to be an insult; the photograph then becomes a superinsult, the ultimate insult. This would define the stature, the physique (and the myth)… Read More

Ghost Image

It is said that the purpose of a family photograph is to preserve memory, but it creates images that take the place of memory, conceal it, and are a kind of respectable history, unnuanced and interchangeable, passed from… Read More

Amusing Ourselves to Death

I came across this quote in a book I was reading recently. As some psychiatrist once put it, we all build castles in the air. The problems come when we try toΒ live in them. Neil Postman While I… Read More