Untold Stories – Stanley Greene

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A friend pointed me towards this video of Stanley Greene talking about his life shortly before he died. Stanley was a photojournalist and a poet. He comments that concerned photographers need to find and share untold stories. ‘I always believe you have to show the symbolism of a civilization, whether it be the cave drawings or somebody drawing in the …

A Constructed Image

mickyates Aftermath, Audience, Cambodia, Critical Research Journal, Documentary, Ethics, Exhibition, FinalMajorProject, FMPWeek15, Genocide, Holocaust, Ideas, Installation, Journalism, Landscape, Narrative, Photography, Practice, Project Development, Time, Traces, Unfinished Stories Leave a Comment

As I am closing in on the final choices and hanging plan – and nearing the time that I need to write a Critical Review – it seems appropriate to summarise some of my thought processes. Unfinished Stories aims to put previously unheard personal memories into a new collective memory, reinforced by a reconstruction of events through photography. This is …