Thursday, June 7th, 2012

7:00 pm

Ksubi Cisco – Sunglasses


Fitting in that Ksubi is an Australian house, as their Cisco sunglasses—with their menace-flecked sophistication—are making us want to watch Mad Max. This aviator shape comes with a little more purpose thanks to some rigid black leather side cups that…

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Tuesday, March 16th, 2010

7:43 pm

Don McCullin “Shaped By War”

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Acclaimed photographer Don McCullin is subject of “Shaped by War,” at the Imperial War Museum North. McCullin’s work as a photojournalist took him war, all over the world, and was instrumental in shaping awareness of conflict and of the consequences…

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Tuesday, January 26th, 2010

Demobbed: Coming Home After World War Two

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What happened when millions of British servicemen were “demobbed”—demobilized—after World War II? Alan Allport, postdoctoral lecture at Princeton University, answers the question in his new book, Demobbed. His story follows the dark side of reintroduction to civilian life. Wrought with…

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