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Quote of the Week
Ultimately photography is about who you are. It's the seeking of truth in relation to yourself. And seeking truth becomes a habit.
Leonard Freed
Wednesday, Apr. 12, 2006
Spaceship Junkyard--(Soviets won the space race this day 1961)
Tuesday, Apr. 11, 2006
It's Tax Time
Monday, Apr. 10, 2006
Golda Meir Resigns 1974
Friday, Apr. 7, 2006
Jazz Appreciation (is Month of April)
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Playwright Samuel Beckett would have been 100 years old today. He died in 1989.

Irish playwright Samuel Beckett, 1964.

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Interactive Essays
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World of Changes
by Thomas Hoepker

Photographing for over 50 years, Thomas Hoepker has seen a world of change through his lens, from the Cold War division of his native Germany to the fall of the Twin Towers on September 11th.

Rivages
by Harry Gruyaert

Belgian photographer Harry Gruyaert draws creative inspiration from the places where earth meets sea. And while the shoreline may not be always be the main focus of his pictures, it forms a backdrop as regular as the pounding surf.

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Book of the Week: <i>Sur la Route des Esprits</i>
Book of the Week: Sur la Route des Esprits
by Abbas
Magnum photographer Abbas is known for his in-depth coverage of monotheistic religions. This book takes you to a world less familiar — that of polytheistic and pagan rituals and their believers around the world.
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Zoom In: Spanish Holy Week
Zoom In: Spanish Holy Week
by Magnum Photographers
In Spain, Semana Santa, or Holy Week, is a time of stoicism and repentance, when Christians participate in processions and re-enact the Passion of Christ.
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