Ben Shahn

  • Art

    October 6, 1999

    Hard Labor and Other Pretty Things

    The photograph as documentary; the photograph as idealism

  • Arts

    February 25, 1998

    A Choice of Weapons

    After a hardscrabble life in the Depression, Gordon Parks picked up a camera instead of a gun. But as a massive retrospective of his work reveals, his sympathies have often remained with those who went the other way.