Catherine Taylor

Catherine Taylor’s writing has appeared in Colorado ReviewHotel AmerikaJacket2XantippePostmodern CultureAction YesWitness, and elsewhere. Her first book was Giving Birth: A Journey into the World of Mothers and Midwives (Penguin Putnam, 2002). She has worked as a producer, writer, and researcher on a number of documentary films including The Exiles, which won an Emmy Award, and was a co-founder of The Human Rights Watch Film Festival. Taylor is also founding editor of Essay Press. She received her PhD from Duke University, has twice been a visiting fellow at the Centre for African Studies at the University of Cape Town, and teaches at Ithaca College.

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“Light, Paper, Process: Reinventing Photography” at the Getty Museum
“Light, Paper, Process: Reinventing Photography” at the Getty Museum
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An Artist’s Intervention in the Ebola Crisis
An Artist’s Intervention in the Ebola Crisis
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Photographer Spotlight: Jerry Uelsmann
Photographer Spotlight: Jerry Uelsmann

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Radio Hour: “The Look of Silence,” Diana Wagman, and D. W. Griffith
Radio Hour: “The Look of Silence,” Diana Wagman, and D. W. Griffith
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Radio Hour: "Go Set a Watchman" and Film Critic John Powers
Radio Hour: "Go Set a Watchman" and Film Critic John Powers
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Radio Hour: “Naked at Lunch,” Female Comedy Writers, and Vicious Disequilibrium
Radio Hour: “Naked at Lunch,” Female Comedy Writers, and Vicious Disequilibrium