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Witness in Our Time: Working Lives of Documentary Photographers 
 
  
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Paperback 
208 pages 
Smithsonian Institution Press 
Published 2000 
  
Excerpted from Witness in Our Time : Working Lives of Documentary Photographers by Ken Light. Copyright 2000. Reprinted by permission. All rights reserved 
  
Tremain, Kerry  
  
 
  
Book Description 
  
"Everything in the world must be shown and people around the world must have an idea of what's happening to the other people around the world. I believe this is a function of the vector that the documentary photographer must have, to show one person's existence to another."-Sebastipo Salgado  
  
 
  
Illustrated with a compelling image from each photographer, Witness in Our Time traces the recent history of social documentary photography in the words of twenty-two of the genre's best photographers, editors, and curators, showing that the profession remains vital, innovative, and committed to social change. Featuring interviews with Hansel Mieth, Walter Rosenblum, Michelle Vignes, Wayne Miller, Peter Magubane, Matt Herron, Jill Freedman, Mary Ellen Mark, Earl Dotter, Eugene Richards, Susan Meiselas, Sebastipo Salgado, Graciela Iturbide, Antonin Kratochvil, Donna Ferrato, Joseph Rodriguez, Dayanita Singh, Fazal Sheikh, Gifford Hampshire, Peter Howe, Colin Jacobson, and Ann Wilkes Tucker
 
  
 
 
  
 
  
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