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Research Point: Critical Debates Around Photojournalism - Rosler and Hine


Martha Rosler’s 1981 essay  In, Around and Afterthoughs (1) is one of those essays that, once you start researching it, is widely quoted, analysed, dissected and regurgitated in one form and another, so like reading Camera Lucida (2), considering her views is part of the right of passage for students of photography. 3,376 more words

Research And Reflection



February 1970-January 1971
(12 issues; missing #4 & #8)

Album was published in London from 1970 to 1971. Its editor was Bill Jay. 212 more words


5 reasons Northern Soul will be a classic British movie

It seems amazing that such a renowned dance scene like Northern Soul has managed to stay away from the cinema for so long.

During the late 60s and 70s, it celebrated the American Soul tunes that the likes of Motown had turned away and by the time it had reached the height of its popularity, clubs in Northern England were pulsating to the sounds of its own genre, with crazed dance moves to accompany it. 503 more words


7 reasons The Fast Show is still the best sketch show EVER

It is the 20th anniversary of The Fast Show, one of the most celebrated sketch shows ever produced and despite the years that have gone by, its catchphrases are still quoted ad infinitum. 587 more words