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Monday, August 18, 2008

Documenting the Face of America



Dorothea Lang at work & Dust Storm by Arthur Rothstein
courtesy the Library of Congress Prints and Photos Division

Read Felicia R. Lee's article for The New York Times, titled Recalling Mission to Capture Era's Misery to find out more about the PBS documentary Documenting the Face of America: Roy Stryker and the FSA/OWI airing this week.


Florence Thompson and Children by Dorothea Lange.
courtesy the Library of Congress Prints and Photos Division

1 comment:

Davidovich said...

The subject, images and historical significance of this film are of the greatest importance.

Alas, the musical score is TERRIBLE! For this story so many better musical ideas come immediately to mind. How could they do this??