December 22, 2009

The “Uncanny Valley” of revulsion – “High Glitz” photo book and LA exhibition


Released this past Fall by powerHouse books is Susan Anderson’s glossy coffee table book, entitled High Glitz: The Extravagant World of Child Beauty Pageants. The
December 20, 2009

The creepy world of child beauty pageants — High Glitz


Three years ago, fashion photographer Susan Anderson turned her lens onto the fascinating and creepy world of kiddie beauty pageants.
Read a review of the
December 17, 2009

Salacious reading — Allen Edwards’ memoir Shear Force


Profane, revealing and downright hilarious – Allen Edward”™s memoir, Shear Force, is the kind of behind-the-scenes racy tell-all you just can”™t stop reading. Written in
December 9, 2009

Kings of the Jungle — Cat Empire at the Troubadour


The experience of a live concert can certainly be exhilarating and can often bring an added level of appreciation to the music of some particular