Alfred Eisenstaedt

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Name: Alfred Eisenstaedt
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Under a Mississippi Sun: Powerful Portraits of Depression-Era Sharecroppers

Alfred Eisenstaedt ' 30 sIn September 1936, two months before the debut issue of LIFE magazine hit newsstands, Henry Luce and his colleagues at Time Inc. produced an 80-page “dummy” issue of the as-yet-unnamed publication. Designed and produced, in large ... [Published LIFE - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 2 reports

Celebrating Ada Lovelace Day

October 14 is Ada Lovelace Day (ALD), an annual global event that recognizes not only the 19th century mathematician and aristocratic super nerd who wrote the first computer program, but other women in our community, too. ALD founder Suw Charman-Anderson’s ... [Published O'Reilly Network - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 11 2014 - Updated Oct 12 2014 - 1 reports

French Feminist Group Calls for Removal of Iconic Sailor Kiss Statue

The feminist group claim the statue depicts a sexual assault.AFP /A French feminist group have petitioned for the removal of giant statue from a war memorial in Normandy, because they claim it depicts a sexual assault.The statue replicates the iconic ... [Published International Business Times UK - Oct 11 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 2 reports

Iconic World War II Photo A Depiction Of Sexual Assault? French Feminists Say ‘Tear It Down!’

Among the most recognizable of all World War II photography is an image that was taken far from the front lines — one where a sailor coming home from war sweeps a woman backward to kiss her against the backdrop of New York City’s Times Square. You’ve ... [Published Inquisitr - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

The Cult of the Leica Camera

From the Autumn/Winter 2014 edition of Esquire's Big Black Book, available now .The camera arrives in a thin, brown cardboard box. Inside the box is another box, also cardboard, but this time shiny silver with a small red dot on the side. One opens the ... [Published Esquire UK - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Photo gallery: Star Shots, best photos from Sept. 24

"Unconditional Surrender," an 8-meter (25-foot) cast-bronze sculpture in color of a sailor and a nurse in lip-locked embrace, is seen outside the Caen Memorial in Normandy, France, Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014. The sculpture by Seward Johnson is based on ... [Published KansasCity.com - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Local storytellers to appear in festival Sunday

WHAT: 22nd Annual New Jersey Storytelling Festival.Hasbrouck Heights storyteller Bernie Libster. WHEN: Noon to 6 p.m. Sunday (area opens at 10 a.m.). Rain or shine.WHERE: Grounds for Sculpture, 18 Fairgrounds Road, Hamilton; 609-586-0616 or njstoryne ... [Published North Jersey.com - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Historian Explains Lauren Bacall’s Cool: ‘She’s Got That It Factor With A Capital I’

CREDIT: MARK LENNIHAN/AP There’s an image of Lauren Bacall, who died yesterday at the age of 89, in the National Portrait Gallery. She’s one of a select few icons included in the “ American Cool ” exhibit, a photographic attempt to define something ... [Published Think Progress - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

An all-male panel is no way to honour Rachel Carson

_ Biologist/author Rachel Carson working with microscope at her home Photograph: Alfred Eisenstaedt/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Image In October, The Royal Society, one of the oldest and most respected scientific institutions in the world is hosting an ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Jun 09 2014 - Updated Jun 09 2014 - 1 reports

Victura… a Little Boat, a Journey and the Kennedys

James W. Graham speaking at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum on May 18, 2014. Courtesy, Fore Edge Publishing. James W. Graham , author of Victura: The Kennedys, a Sailboat, and the Sea, has written a 265-page book that is a great ... [Published Politisite - Jun 09 2014]

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Under a Mississippi Sun: Powerful Portraits of ... [Published LIFE - Oct 24 2014]
Celebrating Ada Lovelace Day [Published O'Reilly Network - Oct 14 2014]
Celebrating Ada Lovelace Day [Published O'Reilly Radar - Insight, analysis, and researc ... - Oct 14 2014]
French Feminist Group Calls for Removal of Icon... [Published International Business Times UK - Oct 11 2014]
Iconic World War II Photo A Depiction Of Sexual... [Published Inquisitr - Oct 07 2014]
Feminists Claim Iconic WWII Victory Kiss Statue... [Published Breitbart Feed - Oct 07 2014]
The Cult of the Leica Camera [Published Esquire UK - Oct 06 2014]
Photo gallery: Star Shots, best photos from Sep... [Published KansasCity.com - Sep 25 2014]
Local storytellers to appear in festival Sunday [Published North Jersey.com - Sep 20 2014]
Historian Explains Lauren Bacall’s Cool: ‘She’s... [Published Think Progress - Aug 13 2014]
An all-male panel is no way to honour Rachel Ca... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 07 2014]
Victura… a Little Boat, a Journey and the Kennedys [Published Politisite - Jun 09 2014]
Kerouac, Cobain and the photos that define ‘Ame... [Published PBS - Mar 21 2014]
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Celebrating Ada Lovelace Day [Published O'Reilly Radar - Insight, analysis, and researc ... - Oct 14 2014]
October 14 is Ada Lovelace Day (ALD), an annual global event that recognizes not only the 19th century mathematician and aristocratic super nerd who wrote the first computer program, but other women in our community, too. ALD founder Suw Charman-Anderson’s ...
Feminists Claim Iconic WWII Victory Kiss Statue... [Published Breitbart Feed - Oct 07 2014]
Feminists are demanding that a statue commemorating the end of World War II be removed from Normandy in Northern France because it depicts a sexual assault. 'Unconditional surrender' by J Seward Johnson is based on a photo from VJ day in New York, ...
Historian Explains Lauren Bacall’s Cool: ‘She’s... [Published Think Progress - Aug 13 2014]
CREDIT: MARK LENNIHAN/AP There’s an image of Lauren Bacall, who died yesterday at the age of 89, in the National Portrait Gallery. She’s one of a select few icons included in the “ American Cool ” exhibit, a photographic attempt to define something ...
Victura… a Little Boat, a Journey and the Kennedys [Published Politisite - Jun 09 2014]
James W. Graham speaking at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum on May 18, 2014. Courtesy, Fore Edge Publishing. James W. Graham , author of Victura: The Kennedys, a Sailboat, and the Sea, has written a 265-page book that is a great ...
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