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Issues

May 1, 2012

Posted 05.01.12

This issue, it’s a throwdown between two titans of Tulsa photography — Gaylord Herron and Larry Clark.

PUBLIC SECRETS: Lee Roy Chapman remembers the Lew Clark Studio, where Larry Clark learned the craft.

TULSA REVEALED: Shantelle Jennings writes of her mother and father, both key figures in Larry Clark’s photo essay, Tulsa.

THE GENESIS OF VAGABOND: Grant McClintock profiles the making of a photographic masterpiece–Gaylord Herron’s Vagabond.

IS LARRY CLARK OBSCENE?: Denver Nicks weighs in on the issue of Clark’s controversially filmmaking, with an analysis of Ken Park.

JUST A SHOT AWAYVanity Fair contributor Nick Tosches adds his own thoughts to the legacy of Clark’s critically acclaimed book.

ME AND LARRY: Randy Roberts Potts writes about his and Larry Clark’s shared sense of catharsis through documenting and teaching adolescents.

TWO TULSAS: Lauren Ross critiques Herron and Clark’s respective views of Tulsa.

ORIGINAL OKIE: Grant McClintock photographs Bill Rabon, Tulsa-based artist and Vagabond muse.