Diane Arbus: a biography

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Knopf, 1984 - Biography & Autobiography - 366 pages
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Details the ups and downs, vision, and work of the influential and controversial photographer, drawing precise correspondences between the life and the work

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She democratized photography in her own way. - Goodreads
The writing leaves a lot to be desired. - Goodreads
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User Review  - Arthur Hoyle - Goodreads

Interesting account of the life and career of a tortured photography artist whose photos document her descent into madness and suicide. Arbus was attracted to the margins of human experience, then fell off the edge. Read full review

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User Review  - Clelia - Goodreads

Very moving, mostly just because it's Diane Arbus. I took this with a grain of salt because I had heard that it was a bit sensationalistic, not strictly factual in all places, maybe even written for ... Read full review

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