Nieman Notes

Living Treasures

By Nieman Notes December 15, 2001

There is a small committee in Santa Fe that twice each year names three people as “Living Treasures.” The name, and to some extent the content, is based on a model created by the Japanese to honor citizens for their … Read more

An Affair of the Heart

By Nieman Notes March 15, 2001

Metro station, Cité, 1981. Parisians Abbeville Press. 167 Pages. $50. Photographs by Peter Turnley Forwards by Adam Gopnik, Robert Doisneau, and Edouard BoubatWhen I arrived in Paris 26 years ago, at … Read more