10.24.14 / Weekend Heller: Swastika Reclaimed


BBC producer Mukti Jain Campion, who founded Culture Wise to produce radio content, today aired “Reclaiming the Swastika” on BBC Radio 4, featuring an interview with me. Although it may be too late to hear the original airing, it will be on iPlayer here for 30 days.





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Separated Well After Birth

October 23

Bite of the Golden Bee

October 22

AG Fronzoni Reappreciated

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is the co-founder and the co-chair of the MFA Designer as Author program at the School of Visual Arts. He writes the Visuals column for the New York Times Book Review and the Graphic Content blog for T-Style. He is the author, coauthor, and/or editor of more than 120 books on design and popular culture, including the recent book Born Modern: The Life and Design of Alvin Lustig (Chronicle).