"Unhappy is the land that needs a hero."
-- Bertolt Brecht
Monday, March 14, 2011
Diane Arbus (March 14, 1923)
Diane Arbus is known for photos that make normal people look abnormal, as well as for directly photographing abnormal people. I find her disturbing and fascinating. Here's her photo of "The Jewish Giant" with his parents. I just don't know what to say about Arbus as a secular Jew, but as far as I know, that's exactly who she was.