Personal History: But Before That . . . In this personal essay, the author recounts the various ways he’s been employed over the years, starting from the present and working back in time to get a “wrong-end-of-the-telescope” look at his own work history.
It started off innocently enough. In fact there was a fair amount of excitement in the offices over East 51st Street. In photography books, Aperture was the place to be, and we were going to publish, after many years of trying to get a commitment, the “big book” of photograps by Lisette Model. Most people […]
This is the fourth in a series describing my Publishing Timeline; the events, experiences and occupations that have somehow shaped my business life up until today. I had been gone from the city for several years, and in the meantime had joined the spiritual group of which I was still a member, run my first […]