Magnum in Motion Video Podcasts

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Thursday, Oct 25, 2007
Operation Urgent Fury
Wednesday, Oct 24, 2007
October Revolution
Tuesday, Oct 23, 2007
To Market We Go
Monday, Oct 22, 2007
On the Waterfront
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Interactive Essays
Libera MeBurma: Behind the Conflict
Libera Me
by Alex Majoli

This story is a personal exploration of loss, separation, heaven and hell. Inspired by Pirandello's play "Six Characters in Search of an Author,” Majoli elaborates on the notion that we are all "actors of life."

Burma: Behind the Conflict
by Magnum Photographers

The current conflict in Burma is just the latest symptom of a political and social disorder that has plagued the country for decades. In this essay, writer and columnist Brendan I. Koerner, whose latest book led him to an extensive research trip to Burma, comments on the background of its current troubles.

Book of the Week
<i>The Cost of Living</i>
The Cost of Living
by Martin Parr
This book, published in 1989, followed Martin Parr’s acclaimed color study of the working classes of Britain in The Last Resort. This time, Parr effectively turned the camera onto his “own” middle class, examining the effects of Thatcherism on their everyday and extracurricular activities.
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Birth of a United Nations
by Magnum Photographers
This week in 1945, the United Nations Organization was born as the Allies of World War II ratified the U.N. Charter at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. Magnum and Slate celebrate the United Nations and all its efforts to keep peace, alleviate hunger and poverty, and provide relief.
Lise SarfatiQuote of the Week
The more I work, the more I realize that the viewer is the only actor in the creation of meaning in a picture. And I like that.
— Lise Sarfati