By: Alix Lambert
From sharecropping to sharing crops.
The primary purpose of prison is not rehabilitation but repression.
This so-called “sick” comedian was brave, and he paid a price for it.
“Forget all the standard art forms.”
Devotion and desolation are his themes.
“I’d probably break down and cry.”
His wit, his sculpture, and his being have proven influential.
Visionary inventor infamous for her on-screen nudity.
Original pacing, gliding vowels, and a visceral commitment to the material.
The American who helped start the anti-Nazi German resistance.
He wasn’t crushed by exhaustion, frost, hunger, and endless humiliations.
“It’s not necessarily a happy world. We need to talk about this stuff.”
Backwards, in high heels, and brilliant
Sometimes it pays a man to keep his eyes closed.
Model, artist, photographer, surrealist, war correspondent.