Walker Evans & the Written Word
by David Campany

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David Campany on the writers that informed the work of Walker Evans.

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Isabel Stevens on Chris Marker’s “Petite Planète”

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An online-only story for Aperture magazine #217, Winter 2014, “Lit,” on Chris Marker’s travel book series.

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Words vs. Images

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Contemporary fiction writers speak on the role of photography and the image in their writing process.

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Erica Baum: Wordplay

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Nat Trotman on Erica Baum, whose work investigates the tradition of print and the objectification of language.

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Aperture #217 – Editors’ Note

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Editors’ Note from the Winter 2014 issue of Aperture magazine, #217, “Lit.”

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A Conversation With Karl Lagerfeld (1991)

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A conversation with Karl Lagerfeld on fashion and photography, from Aperture magazine issue #122.

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Fashion Film & the Photographic by Marketa Uhlirova

Still from Experiments in Advertising: The Films of Erwin Blumenfeld (1958–64), edited by filmmaker Adam Mufti and sound designer Olivier Alary, 2006
Still from Experiments in Advertising: The Films of Erwin Blumenfeld (1958–64), edited by filmmaker Adam Mufti and sound designer Olivier Alary, 2006

Marketa Uhlirova on fashion films that push the boundaries of photography.

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The Icons
by Inez & Vinoodh

Richard Avedon, Nadja Auermann, Christy Turlington, Claudia Schiffer, Cindy Crawford, and Stephanie Seymour, Versace Fall/Winter 1994–95 Campaign, New York, April 14, 1994 © The Richard Avedon Foundation
Richard Avedon, Nadja Auermann, Christy Turlington, Claudia Schiffer, Cindy Crawford, and Stephanie Seymour, Versace Fall/Winter 1994–95 Campaign, New York, April 14, 1994 © The Richard Avedon Foundation

Guest editors Inez & Vinoodh on some of fashion photography’s giants whose work has influenced theirs.

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i-D, Jill, and The Face:
Fashion’s Maverick Magazines

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Phil Bicker on the pioneering fashion magazines that have fostered the careers of many major photographers and stylists.

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