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A War Photographer Returns Home

André Liohn became famous for his images of conflict in Somalia, Syria, and Libya, but now he's using the same techniques to capture the strangeness and brutality of his home country, Brazil.
Giancarlo T. Roma
11.25.15
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Photographer Lee Friedlander’s Monumental Legacy in Books

In May 2013, Pratt Institute photography chair Stephen Hilger had a daring idea: to collect every book made by Lee Friedlander. That's an enormous amount of books.
Giancarlo T. Roma
3.17.15
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James Schamus Wants to Tell You How the Economy Really Works

James Schamus was the screenwriter of 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon' and producer of movies like 'Brokeback Mountain' and 'Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.' But he's also a man in a fedora who will tell you that money isn't real.
Giancarlo T. Roma
12.30.14
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Talking About Life With the Chess Players of Union Square

VICE columnist and former competitive chess champion Giancarlo T. Roma talks to chess players in NYC's Union Square about life and the game.
Giancarlo T. Roma
12.29.14
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Dr. Stanley Burns, the Man Behind 'The Knick'

Meet the New York ophthalmologist and historian who owns the world’s largest collection of early medical and historical photography and was in charge of making sure The Knick was accurate.
Giancarlo T. Roma
10.17.14
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Why 'The Bachelor' Is the Smartest Show on TV

Perhaps The Bachelor has more to do with the Stanford Prison Experiment than we thought.
Giancarlo T. Roma
7.28.14
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Fast Food for Thought: Chipotle’s Foray into Publishing

What do the Paris Review and Chipotle have in common? If you guessed that they've both published Toni Morrison, you'd be right.
Giancarlo T. Roma
7.25.14
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Garry Winogrand's American Epic

Winogrand was a photographer of people, from rodeo performers in Texas to socialites in Manhattan to the regulars at Venice Beach. Humanity—or perhaps American humanity—in all its iterations and range of expression, was his subject matter.
Giancarlo T. Roma
7.11.14