Date of Award
Master of Arts (MA)
Maria Antonella Pelizzari
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This thesis explores the varied platforms that the Austrian-born New York photographer Weegee engaged with to perform his public self-fashioning from the beginning of his career as a news photographer in the mid-1930s through the publication of his first two photo-books, Naked City (1945) and Weegee’s People (1946).
Annis, Emily, "A Corpus in First-Person: Weegee and the Performance of the Self" (2017). CUNY Academic Works.