Geoff Dyer is an award-winning novelist, essayist, critic and author of seven books of nonfiction including the seminal work The Ongoing Moment – winner of the International Centre of Photography’s 2006 Infinity Award for writing on photography. His new book, The Street Philosophy of Garry Winogrand, was published in March 2018.
Not An Ostrich: And Other Images From America’s Library
Not an Ostrich: And Other Images from America’s Library is the result of celebrated American photography curator Anne Wilkes Tucker’s excavation of nearly 500 images—out of a collection of over 14 million—permanently housed at the Library of Congress.
For more than 30 years, visual documentarian Carol M. Highsmith has captured life, people, and places across America on behalf of the Library of Congress, where her archive has reached 50,000 images (and growing).
Donna Ferrato is a documentary photographer, whose gifts for exploration, illumination, and documentation—coupled with a commitment to revealing the darker sides of humanity—have made her a giant in the medium.