Date of Award
Master of Arts (MA)
Maria Antonella Pelizzari
Academic Program Adviser
The left-liberal NYC newspaper, PM, used photography with unprecedented transparency as a crucial element in its mission to inform ordinary working people, teach them to be literate about the photographic message, and encourage them to be a participating audience during the tense period just before World War II.
Wechter, Nancy, "Photographing the "Uncelebrated" Truth: The Newspaper PM, New York 1940-1942" (2016). CUNY Academic Works.
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