Truth and Photography

September 7, 2011

Hour 2: Is photojournalism a medium of truth or a tool of the propagandist? It all depends on who you ask and who’s shooting the photos. We’ll examine the evidence this hour with Academy Award-winning documentarian Errol Morris [1]. His new book is “Believing Is Seeing: Observations on the Mysteries of Photography” (The Penguin Press, 2011). His most recent film is called “Tabloid.”

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[1] Errol Morris: http://errolmorris.com/

[2] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/140264943/KERA_140264943.mp3

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