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The Best Photography Books of 2013

Brain Pickings, December 17, 2013 “Needing to have reality confirmed and experience enhanced by photographs is an aesthetic consumerism to which everyone is now addicted,” Susan Sontag wrote in her timeless meditation on photography nearly three decades before the age … Continue reading

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What Would Jesus Buy? (2007)

A Holiday Tradition The touching tale of Reverend Billy and the Church of Stop Shopping Gospel Choir. A documentary about our pernicious consumerism and the true meaning of Christmas. Film & discussion Thu, Dec 5, 6pm, Garrett 115 Holiday appropriate … Continue reading

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