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A Useless Man: Selected Stories by Sait Faik Abasıyanık

Sait Faik Abasiyanik
A Useless Man: Selected Stories
December 2014
Brooklyn, NY
Archipelago Books
240 pages

(Reviewed for Nomadic Press, here.)

Nearly all of the stories gathered in Sait Faik Abasiyanik’s… 1,478 more words

the jitterbug waltz

“Arbus’s work is a good instance of a leading tendency of high art in capitalist countries: to suppress (or at least reduce) moral and sensory queasiness. 191 more words

Architectural

Stardust Memories

I thought it was very derivative. To me it looked like it was straight out of Diane Arbus, but with none of the wit. 886 more words

Photography

Research Point: Insiders / Outsiders and Documentary Photography

The Abigail Solomon-Godeau Essay Inside/Outside

Solomon-Godeau in Inside/Outside ( i ) puts forward the argument that  that Susan Sontag and Martha Rosler ( ii ) … 4,138 more words

Research And Reflection

#Photography, #Concentration, #Artwork, #Mistakes... anything you are interested in?

“Go and make interesting mistakes, make amazing mistakes, make glorious and fantastic mistakes. Break rules. Leave the world more interesting for your being here. Make. Good. 360 more words

Goals

”Taking pictures is like tiptoeing into the kitchen late at night and stealing Oreo cookies.”

”Taking pictures is like tiptoeing into the kitchen late at night and stealing Oreo cookies.”

– Diane Arbus, American, photographer, 1923-1971

Blog

Diane Arbus (1923-1971)


A young family in Brooklyn going for a Sunday outing, New York, 1966

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