Female IRA Fighters in Ireland 1970s
A female IRA fighter armed with an AR-18 taking aim at Pro-British troops during skirmishes. County Armin, Northern Ireland, 1972. ...
Oprah, The Beatles And Brad Pitt: A Photographer's 60-Year Retrospective
Photographer Harry Benson was with The Beatles before they were famous, with Clinton before he was president, and capturing America before the civil rights movement. He has been photographing for 60 years and has just published a retrospective of ...
The Only Anonymous Photo to Ever Win the Pulitzer Prize
Every photo has a story, and this particular photo has one of the most interesting stories of them all -- a story of anonymous fame, and famous anonymity.
Persepolis is a memoir of author Marjane Satrapi’s coming of age story while living in Iran during the 1979 revolution. In addition all of that, it is told in a graphic novel format. I usually read books that have at least some element of the fantastical, which, as a memoir, Persepolis has none of. Read more »
war and social upheaval : Ulster The Troubles
Since World War II most violent conflicts have occurred in the Third World. An exception to this was the conflict between Catholics and Protestants. The conflict has been described as the last religious war in Europe. It also has the halmarks of the tribal conflicts of Africa. The conflict is rooted in the centuries old effort of England to control Ireland. A vicious independence struggle and civil war occurred in Ireland after World War, resulting in the creation of the Irish Free…
A woman who is amongst the revolutionary forces occupying Tehran University, holds up her hand a day after the victory of the Islamic Revolution in Iran, Tehran, 12th February 1979...
NYC-based Photographer and Director
Photographer Joey Lawrence’s portfolio and director’s reel. Including portraits from Ethiopia’s Omo Valley, Varanasi India, and various commercial assignments.