this is how we weekend

 well, that was fun! hope you all enjoyed yours and are ready to get after this week. happy monday and helloooooo spring!lucinda....more

It Matters

 I’m not going to tell the whole story here — these pages are not meant for this....more

Photojournalists Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros Killed in Libya

Last night on Facebook, I saw in my newsfeed that several journalism school friends were attending a virtual event at 9 p.m. EST -- a #jtoast in honor of photojournalists Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros -- who died earlier in the week in a terrible firefight in Libya. I snagged a glass of red wine, then clicked "attend" and over to the event wall....more

In a world where information is readily available at a click, people need tp understand the work ...more

Ethnographers That Record A Changing World

Shi Pei Pu died July 2, 2009. If you boil the story down to the essentials this is a story about a man who pretended to be a woman who fooled another man into loving him. He was the real life person that inspired the play and the movie "M Butterfly." Ethnographically speaking, it is a journey into many lands where I am an outsider trying to understand. ...more

I finished the memoir, Crabcakes, by Jame Alan McPherson.  He has several chapters ...more

To Afghanistan & Back Again: Images that Go the Distance

If you're wondering about the news from Kabul and beyond but can't bear to look at CNN for one more second, you might consider bookmarking Frida's Notebook, a chronicle of an anonymous woman blogger living in Afghanistan. ...more

Thank you so much for posting the link to Frida's Notebook.  What a great find!  I sent it to ...more