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  • When it paid to photograph hard truth

    When it paid to photograph hard truth
    < The 10 photographers in "Engaged Observers," opening June 29 at the Getty Museum, are at once storytellers, witnesses, advocates for justice, investigative journalists, consciousness raisers, evidence gatherers and educators. They're also something...
  • Indie Focus: 'Night Catches Us' examines the Black Panthers circa 1976

    Indie Focus: 'Night Catches Us' examines the Black Panthers circa 1976
    Recent films such as "Carlos," "The Baader Meinhof Complex" and "Che" have looked at the blowback and aftermath of the revolutionary adventures of the 1960s and '70s across Europe and South America. With "Night Catches Us" writer-director Tanya Hamilton...
  • Through a lens

    Through a lens
    It goes without saying, though I'll say it anyway, that Charles Osgood is my favorite photographer, but it was nice to see many other great Tribune photographers gathered Tuesday in the Tower, talking about their work in a new book, "Chicago in Season."...
  • "Olive Kitteridge" reading group

    "Olive Kitteridge" reading group
    For the launch of our book group feature, we visited this club's first meeting. One mother of two, a painter, invited 22 friends to her apartment for the initial meeting last Sunday afternoon, a gray day indeed. About 12 women joined in a discussion of...
  • Chicagoland book club

    Chicagoland book club
    One thing to know about our club: The Sometimers book club began in 2003 with a discussion of "Seabiscuit: An American Legend" by Laura Hillenbrand. The club's original 11 members all had children who attended St. John of the Cross Parish School in...
  • I bet you think this post is about you

     
    The book "The Narcissism Epidemic: Living in the Age of Entitlement" caught my eye at the office -- maybe because much of its cover is shiny and silver. It's designed to look like a mirror, I suppose -- you couldn't......
  • What we talk about when we talk about Carver

     
    In Books this weekend, David L. Ulin looks at the new 1,020-page Library of America Raymond Carver book, "Collected Stories." The uneasy creative relationship between Carver, who died in 1988, and his longtime editor Gordon Lish came to light in......
  • 'Project Runway': Something blue

     
    They tried to tell me not to recap, I said noooooo, nooooo, nooooo! Greetings single moms, stay-at-home dads and guys who are trying to make nice with their wives by watching Lifetime. I'm Kevin Van Valkenburg, sports writer by day,......
  • Did I fall for Rothstein 'hook, line and sinker'?

     
    One year ago, as Scott Rothstein spent lavishly on property, political influence and expensive toys, I wrote a column about his meteoric rise. You can read the full piece here, but I began by writing: I???ll turn to the Yiddish......
  • Exhibition review: 'Las Vegas Studio: Images From the Archives of Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown' at MOCA-PDC

     
    The photographs on display in "Las Vegas Studio: Images From the Archives of Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown" have been rescued, in essence, from the cutting-room floor. It just happens to be one of the richest, most revelatory cutting-room......
  • Photographer Todd Selby celebrates creative people and their creative interiors

     
    Don't be deceived by the charming watercolor illustrations or the childlike handwritten questionnaires sprinkled throughout Todd Selby's new book, “The Selby Is in Your Place.“ When it comes to photographing interiors, Selby has standards. He's n...