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A Living Lens

Photographs of Jewish Life from the Pages of the Forward

A Living Lens( )
Editor: Newhouse, Alana
Introduction by: Hamill, Pete
ISBN:978-0-393-33391-6
Publication Date:Sep 2008
Publisher:W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $29.95
Book Description:

"A feast for the eyes...bringing alive a long vanished world that's still eerily present."--Daniel Czitrom, New York Post

Author Biography
(Editor)
Born in Brooklyn, N.Y. to Irish immigrant parents in 1935, Pete Hamill attended Mexico City College, Pratt Institute, and The School of Visual Arts before starting a career in journalism. In 1960, Hamill accepted an entry-level job at the New York Post, becoming a columnist five years later. Hamill subsequently worked as a columnist for the New York Daily News and the Village Voice.

Later working as a contributing editor at Esquire, Hamill has written articles for the New York Times magazine, Conde Nast Traveler, Vanity Fair, and Playboy magazine, among others. He is also an accomplished novelist, having written more than a dozen books, including his national best-selling memoir, A Drinking Life, and the novels Snow in August; Why Sinatra Matters; and Lost Cities, Vanished Friends.

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