A Photographic Memoir
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Yale University Art Gallery|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $45.00|
| Book Description: |
The public outpouring of support for newly elected President John F. Kennedy in 1960 was only exceeded in scope and magnitude by the manifestations of grief and mourning after his assassination in 1963. These responses had an unusually strong visual component: likenesses of the president were framed in shop windows, pinned to living room walls, and plastered in public spaces across the nation.
Fifty years after Kennedy’s death, this book observes the...