Title: The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life

Photographer: Weegee [Arthur Fellig]
Author: Erving Goffman
Publisher: Anchor Books [Doubleday]
Designer: Ellen Elchlepp


Image Title: The Critic 1943
Photo Genre: Documentary [Newspaper photography]
Book Genre: Sociology/Human behavior

'The Critic', perhaps Weegee's most famous, or infamous, image, was made on November 22nd, 1943. It got it's title when it was published in LIFE magazine (in a cropped version) on December 6th of the same year. This cover displays the cropped version. KB