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South Africa

  Photographer Paul McFarland is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the “South Africa’ series.  To see Paul’s body of work, click on any photograph.                     All images © Paul McFarland     See also: Cape Town…

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Digital Art | The Landscape Of Napier, South Africa

  Artwork By Herman Van Bon PORTFOLIO On View     ABOUT The NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY is designed to connect art seekers and collectors with artists DIRECTLY.  The gallery is not a mall, but instead a collection of remarkable works of art that bring together artists and potential buyers. The NO MIDDLEMAN…

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Marc Shoul Reporting From Johannesburg, South Africa | Coronavirus’ Days

  Documentary Photographer Marc Shoul is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project  ‘Time Between’.  To see Marc’s body of work, click on any image.         “The Storm is Upon Us” – President Ramaphosa   Covid slipped into South Africa while it…

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“There is no place like home. But if home no longer feels like home, we are lost.” | The South African Dream

  Documentary Photographer, Facilitator and Engaged Academic  Pieter de Vos is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this documentary photography.  From the book/project ‘HOMELANDS’.  To see Pieter’s body of work, click on any image.       LIFE ON THE EDGE OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN DREAM Homelands traces its…

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Life In The South African Countryside – 1980’s & 90’s

  Artist and Photographer Roger Ballen is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Platteland‘.  To see  Roger’s  body of work click on any image.           Platteland was born of the profound irony that despite the political privilege apartheid…

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Poached For Their Horns: How South Africa’s Farmers Are Protecting Their Rhinos

  Independent Reporter and Documentary Photographer Salym Fayad is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘Protecting The Horn -Rhino Poaching In South Africa’.  To see Salym’s body of work click on any image.         Over 6,000 rhinos have…

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South Africa’s Poverty Among White People

  Artist Dean Hutton is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography. From his project ‘I Have Fallen‘. To see Dean’s body of work click on any image.         This project looks for answers to the questions: What is poverty? And what is its relationship…

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The Fusion Between Christianity & African Beliefs In South Africa

  Photographer Chris Kirby is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘To the beat of the African drum‘. To see Chris’ gallery of projects click on any image.       Religion plays an important part of daily life in the…

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B&W Street Photography Essay – Cape Town, South Africa

This street photography essay was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by photographer Pablo Albarello.   Click on any image to see more photographs of Cape Town by Pablo Albarello Click on any image to see more photographs of Cape Town by Pablo Albarello Click on any image to see…

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Rewind Series | Africa

  This series will focus on showcasing timeless photography that will tell human condition stories and provide enjoyment.  Selected from features published since the magazine’s birth in 2014, these hidden visuals will again come to life to touch your hearts. The rewind series will be presented in subjects.  To see…

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Pete Turner African Journey | Photography Book Recommendation By Edge of Humanity Magazine

  Outstanding alive color photography that wakes me up when resting in my recliner. 206 pages of intense color images of Africa. Every so often, I love lighting my pipe, reaching for this book, sit back, relax, and slowly flip the pages. Pete Turner understands color and you will not…

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A Prestigious Diploma From Russia | The Stories Of African Students Aiming For A Better Education

  Documentary Photographer Nadezhda Ermakova is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Strangers in Tambov’.  To see Nadezhda’s body of work, click on any image.         Strangers in Tambov How do foreigners from African continent live and study in the…

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Huts | Africa

  Photographer Deidi Von Schaewen is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the ‘Huts’ series.  To see Deidi’s  body of work click on any photograph.                     All images © Deidi Von Schaewen         See…

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People & Their Quotidian Lives | Africa

  Photographer and Writer Jennifer Huxta is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these daily life images.  To see Jennifer’s body of work click on any photograph.                   See also: Sex Workers Fighting HIV In Western Kenya By Jennifer Huxta  …

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South Sudanese Refugees In Uganda

  Journalist, Writer and Photographer Sumy Sadurni  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘Uganda – South Sudan Border‘.  To see Sumy’s body of work click on any image.         More than 300,000 South Sudan refugees…

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African Grandmothers & Their Entrepreneurship Stories

  Social Documentary Photographer Max Bastard is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘Ugogo’.  To see Max’s body of work click on any image.     ‘Wathint’ Abafazi, Wathint’ Imbokodo’ “Now you have touched the women, you have struck a rock”…

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Daily Lives Of Caucasians In Africa

  Photographer Katharine Cooper is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘White Africans“. To see Katharine’s photography albums click on any image.                       See also: Zimbabwe/Mozambique By Katharine Cooper   Back to HOME PAGE

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Night/Travel Photography – Africa

  Photographer Obie Oberholzer is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this travel photography. These images are from his project ‘African Nights‘ . To see Obie’s extensive gallery of projects click on any image.                 See also: African Farm By Obie Oberholzer   Back to…

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Young Girls, Older Men & HIV/AIDS In Africa

  Photographer Mick Yates is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.   These images are from his project ‘Sugar Daddy‘.  To see Mick’s extensive gallery of projects and photographs click on any image.         The “Sugar Daddy” Culture corrupts parts of Africa and can spread HIV/Aids.  …

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Social Documentary Photography – Providing Medical Assistance in Africa

This social documentary photography was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Documentarist David Blumenkrantz.   From project “Africana Photography – Health Care“.   Click on any image to see “Africana 1987-1994”  By David Blumenkrantz.     See also: Africana Photography – Education Africana Photography – Street Children By David Blumenkrantz…

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B&W Street Photography Documentary – Africa

This street photography essay was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by photographer Giancarlo Bianchi.   Click on the images to see Giancarlo’s collection of street photographs. “Lend me your ear” This is still one of my favorite street photographs from when I was just starting out. Shot at a…

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African Wildlife Photography – Faces In The Wild

This wildlife photography was provided to Edge of Humanity Magazine by photographer and UNEP Goodwill Ambassador Laurent Baheux.   Click on any image to see Laurent’s “Lion Kingdom” a book of Africa’s fragile wildlife.                     See also: Laurent’s Biography Ivory and Ebony by…

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Rewind Series | Faith

  This series will focus on showcasing timeless photography that will tell human condition stories and provide enjoyment.  Selected from features published since the magazine’s birth in 2014, these hidden visuals will again come to life to touch your hearts. The rewind series will be presented in subjects.  To see…

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Bougainville Referendum For Independence

  Environmental Photographer William Joshua Templeton is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Bougainville Referendum’.  To see William’s body of work, click on any image.       On December 13th, 2019 Autonomous Region of Bougainville (Bougainville) took a step forward in their…

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Bipolar Disorder In The Family

  Photographer  Léa Thijs is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the book/project  ‘Safe House’.  To see  Léa’s body of work, click on any image.         Alain Thijs struggled with bipolar disorder for over 20 years, undiagnosed and trying to cope with…

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Coast | A Meeting Point Of Soul & Nature

  Photographer Catherine Matthys is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the  ‘Coast’ series.  To see Catherine’s body of work, click on any photograph.                     All images © Catherine Matthys     See also: NEW YORK TAPESTRY…

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Succulents | Garden Stories

  3D Visual Effects Supervisor and Photographer Martin Heigan is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the ‘Succulents’ series.  To see Martin’s body of work, click on any photograph.                     All images © Martin Heigan     See…

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Surfers

  Artist and Photographer Justin Dingwall is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this portrait photography.  From the project  ‘Seeking Sirens’.  To see Justin’s body of work, click on any image.                     All images © Justin Dingwall     See…

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Wildlife Photography | Panthera Leo

  Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Environment Program on the Wild & Precious Anti-Poaching Campaign and Wildlife Photographer Laurent Baheux is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this wildlife photography.   From the series ‘Panthera Leo’.  To see Laurent ’s body of work, click on any image.        …

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Cookbook Review | The Barbecue Bible | Over 500 Recipes By Steven Raichlen | Illustrations By Margaret Chodos-Irvine

This book was hand-picked for review, from The Hermit Poet’s International Cookbook Collection.     Hermit Poet’s notes: I love sitting under the hot Southeast Florida sun, all day long, working on my deep dark tan, while I keep the food coming and going from the charcoal and gas grills.…

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Top 100 Songs Of Hermit Poet’s Music Collection | Discovery of India by Ravi Shankar

I love India. The people, sights, colors, scents, sounds, food, music, yoga, spirituality, etc, all make me feel happy. It is easy to get swallowed up by India. The country draws you in and wraps you up into an endless sensory overload. The track Discovery of India by Ravi Shankar…

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Black Joy

  Photographer Adreinne Waheed is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this portrait photography.  From the book/project ‘Black Joy’.  To see Adreinne’s body of work, click on any image.                   All images © Adreinne Waheed         See also:…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2016

  WRITER SWAPNIL MINDHE Plaza Constitución & The Daily Physical Effects Of Argentina’s  Economy     Edge Of Humanity Magazine Contributor’s List 2015 & 2014

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Edge Of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2015 & 2014

  AZULDELMAR2KR Education, Training And The Middle Class In America  UN CIUDADANO DEL MUNDO LIBRE The Evolution Of Advertising In Romania Real Estate LILLIAN THE HOME POET “Liquid Destruction” Misery & Fine Dining by: LUTHER ALLEN

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Public Moments Of Intimacy

  Photojournalist Alet Pretorius is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  These photographs are from her project ‘Sex In Motion‘.  To see Alet’s portfolios and stories click on any image.               Sex is a universal activity yet the attitude towards sex differ…

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Artist Exposé – Travel Photography

  Visual Storyteller James Walsh @ Sinamatella Productions is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images. To see James’ body of work click on any image.                         See also: Iza uHambe Nam // Come Walk With Me Film…

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Life In Johannesburg

  Photographer Marc Shoul is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography. From his project ‘Flatlands‘.  To see Marc’s work click on any image.         So many people who have moved here have come as refugees, searching for ‘gold’ in one form or another.…

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Mbube Performed by Miriam Makeba -Music

  This Hermit’s  music pick is Mbube. The song was written by Solomon Popoli Linda a South African Zulu musician and performed by Miriam Makeba also nicknamed Mama Africa. The song was written in 1939. The sad story of Solomon Popoli Linda is well worth reading at Wikipedia by clicking…

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Social Documentary Photography – Malawi

  Documentary Photographer Ian McNaught Davis is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography. These images are from his project “Malawi: No Gold, No Diamonds, No Wars‘.  To see Ian’s photo essays click on any image.         Touted as the “warm heart of Africa”, Malawi has a…

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Art Under The Desert Sun | Coachella Valley, California

  Photographer and Professor Jeremiah Gilbert is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Art in the Desert (X)’.  To see Jeremiah ’s body of work, click on any image.   Desert X was conceived with a mission to create and present international contemporary…

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The Mysteries Of Sylvester Manor

  Photographer and Filmmaker Gary Beeber  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Sylvester Manor’.  To see Gary’s body of work, click on any image.           When living in Sag Harbor, NY one of my great pleasures was taking…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2020

  The Components Of Beauty In Uganda’s Culture   Written by Andronicus Enoch Muwanguzi        “I want you to respect me as a person but please choke, slap, bite, spank, restrain and call me a dirty slut…”   Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues  …

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Rewind Series | Healthcare

This series will focus on showcasing timeless photography that will tell human condition stories and provide enjoyment.  Selected from features published since the magazine’s birth in 2014, these hidden visuals will again come to life to touch your hearts. The rewind series will be presented in subjects.  To see original…

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The Kings & Queens Of Bayview-Hunters Point

  Photographer Kirk Crippens is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘The Point’.  To see Kirk ’s body of work, click on any image.           In 2010 I was invited to take photographs in Bayview-Hunters Point, a neighborhood at…

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Female Genital Mutilation

  Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues Chinese Malaysian, American Literature at Osaka University, Japan.   Female Circumcision: whose problem, whose solution?   Female circumcision, also called female genital cutting or female genital mutilation, is currently a worldwide topic. The World Health Organization and governments have recently…

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Stapeliads | Garden Stories

  3D Visual Effects Supervisor and Photographer Martin Heigan is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the ‘Stapeliads’ series.  To see Martin’s body of work, click on any photograph.                     All images © Martin Heigan     See…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2019

  Death, Catholicism & My Mother’s Decisions Kelly Burke     Intimate Passages Of My Mother’s Turmoil Marilyn Jaye Lewis     “It’s for the mice” | Memories Of My Grandmother Marilyn Jaye Lewis     “…you know you can’t sleep there” | Passages Of A Homeless Person’s Life  J H Martin   By…

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Cookbook Review | The World Of Kebabs By Anand Prakash | Over 100 Recipes From Around The World

  This book was hand-picked for review, from The Hermit Poet’s International Cookbook Collection.     Whether I’m travelling and eating kebabs or satay at a street stand, or barbecuing them at home, kebabs hit the spot when enjoyed with cold beers. Give me a bucket of jasmine rice, bottle…

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One Hell Of A Ride | A Photographer’s Story Of Immersion In Custom Bike Culture | Los Angeles, USA

  Street Photographer Andy Hann is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Metal To The Pedal’.  To see Andy’s body of work, click on any image.         As I was wrapping up a 2 year photo essay on Hollywood Boulevard,…

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Finding Solitude In Solitaire, Namibia

  Photographer and Professor Jeremiah Gilbert is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Finding Solitude in Solitaire, Namibia’.  To see Jeremiah ’s body of work, click on any image.         Solitaire is a small, quiet settlement in the Khomas Region of…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2018

  Giovanna Cristina Vivinetto     Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2017   Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2016   Edge Of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2015 & 2014

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Ousted Without Proof | The Witch Stigma | Ghana

  Photojournalist Louise Wateridge is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From the ‘Alleged Witches in Northern Ghana’ project.  To see Louise’s  body of work click on any image.         Kukuo: Alleged ‘Witch’ Camp This series takes place in Kukuo Witch Camp…

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Talk To Me | Ham Radio

  Visual Artist and Educator Minjin Kang is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘Ham Radio‘.  To see Minjin’s body of work click on any image.         Even though most users of Ham Radio are Caucasian old men, and I am a South…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2017

Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2016   Edge Of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2015 & 2014  

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A Greek Immigrant, A Community Diner & A Love Story From The 1940’s

  Writer & Photographer Caroline Corinne Evans Abbott  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this article.  From her project ‘How Van Met Phyllis: Curley’s Diner, Stamford CT, The Ruby Slipper Project‘.  To see Caroline’s body of work click on any image.   “Has anyone ever told you you…

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Exploring Mississippi, USA

  International Photographer Betty Press is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  These images are from her project ‘Mississippi The Place I Live‘.  To see Betty’s gallery of projects click on any image.       I never expected to be living in Mississippi. I grew up in…

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Social Documentary Photography – Scotland’s Diverse Society

  Photographer Blazej Marczak is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his series ‘Neighbours‘. To see Blazej’s series and singles click on any image.       The Neighbours is a portrait of contemporary and multicultural Scottish society. In this new world of connectivity and…

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Social Documentary Photography – Religion & Spirituality in New Orleans, USA

  Photographer Mary Lou Uttermohlen is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘Spiritual Yaya‘. To see Mary Lou’s gallery of projects, series and photographs click on any image.     Spiritual YaYa offers a peek behind the veil shrouding the…

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Social Documentary Photography – Working The Coal Mines In India

This social documentary photography was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Photographer and Journalist Erberto Zani.   Click on any image to see Erberto’s gallery of projects.     Images from the book “Black World” by Erberto Zani.   Coal in Jharkhand It is a dark world that millions…

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Ethiopia The People – Photo Essay

This photo essay and description depicting Ethiopians   was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Ulf Krone at docugraphy     Click here to see docugraphy GALLERY OF IMAGES from Africa.   Click on the image to see original post. Click on the image to see original post. Harar in eastern Ethiopia is the fourth-holiest…

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Ethiopia – The Handicrafts Photo Essay

  This photo essay and description depicting “The  Handicrafts”   was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Ulf Krone at docugraphy     Click here to see docugraphy GALLERY OF IMAGES from Africa. Click on the image to see original post. Click on the image to see original post. Click on the image to…

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Ethiopia: The Artisans – Photo Essay

  This photo essay and description depicting “The Artisans”   was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Ulf Krone at docugraphy     Click here to see docugraphy GALLERY OF IMAGES from Africa.   Click on image to see original post.  Click on image to see original post.  Click on image to see original post.…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors

  IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST Value Melissa LaFontaine     Spring Quartet | Part II  J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey     IN THE MIND OF AN ARTIST “…this planet is alive and communicates readily we just have to shut the fuck up and…

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Strange Fruit – Billie Holiday

Strange fruit written and performed by Billie Holiday is one of those songs that linger in your mind and soul long after listening to the music. Billie sings the song with a tremendous amount of emotion. The lyrics are about the hanging of African American’s in the South, during this…

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