Simon Garfield, Maya Benton and Giles Whittell
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4 November 2018
Photo: Mara Vishniac Kohn
We welcome back polymath Simon Garfield whose new book, ‘In Miniature: How Small Things Illuminate the World’, zooms in on the world’s mini marvels. Plus: photography curator Maya Benton talks us through two exhibitions that are running simultaneously and showcase the work of photographer Roman Vishniac, and writer and journalist Giles Whittell discusses his new book ‘Snow: The Biography’.
4 November 2018
Photo: Mara Vishniac Kohn
‘Roman Vishniac Rediscovered’, at The Photographers’ Gallery and The Jewish Museum in London, showcases the Russian-American photographer’s career. His images have helped define our understanding of the lead-up to the Second World War and beyond. Curator Maya Benton tells us more.
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With winter closing in, writer and journalist Giles Whittell has been exploring why snow adds mystery and magic to any scene. He sits down to tell us why it’s the inspiration behind his new book ‘Snow: The Biography’.
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