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American South

  Artist and Storyteller Jessica Hines is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the series ‘Southern Stories’.  To see Jessica’s body of work, click on any photograph.           Living in the American South for many years,  Southern Stories  evolved naturally as I am immersed…

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Photo Collages | Fictional Stories Of The 19th Century American South

  Photographer David Knox is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images. From the project ‘The Lost Prophets’.  To see David’s body of work, click on any photograph.           These photo collages, part of the series entitled The Lost Prophets, depict the peculiar lives…

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The American South

  Photographer Tim Richmond is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the  ongoing project ‘Winn Dixie’.  To see Tim’s body of work, click on any image.                     All images © Tim Richmond     See also:…

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Music | South American Getaway | Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Original Soundtrack | Composed and Conducted By Burt Bacharach

    This song was selected from the Hermit Poet’s Music Collection * To listen on YouTube CLICK HERE  * Available on Amazon.com below:   Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (Original Soundtrack)   Worldwide, Timeless & Diverse See our Complete Music Selection HERE     See also: The Hermit Poet’s…

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American Falls, Idaho

  Documentary, Portrait and Landscape Photographer Steve Davis is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project  ‘As American Falls’.  To see Steve’s body of work, click on any image.           As American Falls fades from my life, I find myself…

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The Historic Railroads In The American   Landscape

  Photographer John Sanderson is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this landscape/documentary photography.  From the project ‘RAILROAD LANDSCAPES’.  To see John’s body of work, click on any image.           Space changes around rail lines that remain generations after their construction. The tracks flow into…

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Immigrants & Farm Labor | An American Variant Of Apartheid

  Historian, Editorial and Commercial Photographer Richard Steven Street is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘In The Fields’.  To see Richard ‘s body of work click on any image.           These images are the concluding chapter in…

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Helping An Ethnic Minority Family From Myanmar To Share In The American Dream | A Photographer’s Story Of Support

  Photographer Lorrie Dallek is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘New Americans ‘.  To see Lorrie’s body of work click on any photograph.         My journey into the lives of the Sing-Hing family from Myanmar began almost four years…

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American Golden Beauties: Their Vibrant Attitude & Hairdos

  Photographer, Fine Artist, Author and Musician Robbie Kaye is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her book/project ‘Beauty & Wisdom‘.  To see Robbie’s body of work  click on any photograph.       Beauty & Wisdom documents a fast disappearing aspect of American culture…

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The Great American Myth

  Photographer Alana Perino is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From her project ‘American Terrarium‘.  To see Alana’s body of work click on any photograph.             The United States’ landscape reveals essential contradictions within this country’s narrative of homeland and…

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Two Days, Two Artists & Two Portraits Depicting The South Bronx’s Regulars

  Documentary Photographer David Katzenstein and Portrait Artist R. Douglass Rice are the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributors of these portraits.  These images are from their project ‘Alexander Avenue‘. To see David’s and R. Douglass’ body of work click on any image.   HENRY   *   ANDRES   The Alexander Avenue Project…

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An American Suburb Story – Lakewood,   California

  Photographer Tom M Johnson is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘Lakewood’.  To see Tom’s body of work click on any image.         “Lakewood: Portraits of a Sacred American Suburb” In the late 1940’s and early…

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Joe’s Junk Yard – One Family’s Version Of The American Dream

  Photographer Lisa Kereszi is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘Joe’s Junk Yard‘. To see Lisa’s body of work click on any image.                 What was the junkyard like yesterday, Nannie?             Same as always—lousy.…

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Life In The Mississippi Delta

  Photographer Rebecca Moseman is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From ‘The Delta’ project.  To see Rebecca’s body of work, click on any image.           The Mississippi Delta is unlike any other area. It’s rich in both culture and tradition but…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2021

  Rusty Birdcage   Written by  Holley Perry Empty Rooms   Written by  George Gad Economou     What Would We Be Que Seríamos   Written by Nataly Burgzorg 3 A.M.   Written by  George Gad Economou Frying Pans and Manners   Written by Holley Perry       The…

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Blood and Honey
A Balkan War Journal
By Ron Haviv
Photography Book Recommendation By Edge of Humanity Magazine

  Written by Joelcy Kay Editor & Curator | Edge of Humanity Magazine Curator | NO MIDDLEMAN ART GALLERY     Blood and Honey A Balkan War Journal By Ron Haviv Essays by Chuck Sudetic and David Rieff Afterword by Bernard Kouchner   “An intimate and sad moment is captured…

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If You Don’t Heal Today
You Will Heal Tomorrow

  Photographer and Visual Artist Rosa Lacavalla is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the series  ‘Sana Sana  ’.  To see Rosa ’s body of work, click on any image.           Sana Sana is a journey in search of inner healing…

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Violence In El Salvador | Gangs, Inmates And Crowded Prison Cells

  Artist Photographer Tariq Zaidi is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the book/project ‘Sin Salida’ published by GOST Books.  To see Tariq’s body of work, click on any image.           Sin Salida (No Way Out) by photographer Tariq Zaidi documents the impacts of the notorious Mara Salvatrucha gang (MS –…

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Short Story | I am a Killer, Man!

  Written by George Gad Economou   “We’re fucking outlaws, man,” Dave said and had a good swig out of the wine bottle. “Outcasts,” I corrected him and almost violently wrung the bottle out of his grip. “But, it’s alright. Where the fuck’s your friend?” “She’ll be here, don’t you worry,”…

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Rewind Series | America

  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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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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Contributors’ List Update | 2,286

 Just in case you missed. We just updated our Contributors’ list. Below you will find works from some of the contributors we added in January 2021. To see all 2,286 click HERE.   See all 2,286 HERE     Edge of Humanity Magazine is an independent nondiscriminatory platform that has no…

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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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Wilson, North Carolina

  Photographer Jean-Pierre Duvergé is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘THIS IS WILSON’.  To see Jean-Pierre’s body of work, click on any image.                     All images © Jean-Pierre Duvergé     See also:…

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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 Historical Omissions Of Injustice Behind The Country’s Façade Of Equality | Re-Creating The White House China

  Artist Kathleen Clark is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the book/project ‘The White House China’.  To see Kathleen’s body of work, click on any image.           The White House China is a book of photographic and mixed media reconstructions…

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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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A Shelter For The Abandoned Elderly | Peru

  Visual Narrator and Photographer Matías Fernando Álvarez Reyes is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Celina’.  To see Matías’s body of work, click on any image.             Peru (2018), like its neighbor countries, shows a significant increasing…

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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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Unveiling Energy | Silhouette Stories

  Photographers Sherrie Nickol and David Katzenstein are the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributors of this portrait photography.  From the  ‘Black on White’ series.  To see Sherrie’s and David’s body of work, click on any image.           The Black on White series of silhouettes grew out of husband…

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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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Strangers’ Miracles

  Photographer Jan Sturmann is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘The Miracle Portraits: In Search of the American Dreamtime’.  To see Jan’s body of work, click on any image.   Fred Alan Wolf opens chapter nine of The Dreaming Universe (1994) entitled…

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Life Coaching by Carioca Da Gema

  Who is Carioca Da Gema? My name is Joelcy Kay. I’m the editor and curator of Edge of Humanity Magazine.  ‘Carioca Da Gema’ is my pen name and I have recently launched ‘Edge of Humanity Magazine’s Life Coaching Series’ which is a collection of articles written by myself, covering…

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Immigration, Immigrants & America

  Written by: Carioca Da Gema   The violence that drives millions of people from their homeland is real. War, famine, and persecution have  caused  huge migrations;  today and in the past. If you and your family are indeed running for your life, shouldn’t the next safer border be the…

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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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Away From Modernity In The Guatemalan Highlands | Mayan’s Struggles & Traditional Ways

  Photographer Cory Zimmerman is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Altos’.  To see Cory’s body of work, click on any image.           After working with the caravans of Central American migrants in Mexico, I felt the next logical step…

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The Money ‘We The People’ Spend & Our Living Conditions In America

  Written by: Carioca Da Gema   As a society we must unite as ‘people’ to survive.  Los Angeles has a major homeless problem and small cities in the middle of the country are fighting a drug war in their own living rooms with numbers never imagined.  Uninsured sick Americans…

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Cookbook Review | The Latin America Kitchen By Elisabeth Laurd

This book was hand-picked for review, from The Hermit Poet’s International Cookbook Collection.     Hermit Poet’s notes: With a shoreline in almost every country, Latin America is blessed with fresh seafood like the vibrant ‘ceviche’ from Peru and popular deep fried small sardines from Brazil. Both to die for…

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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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America’s Truck Drivers | A Way Of Life

  Artist, Educator and Fine Art Photographer Vanessa Venable is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘Class C’.  To see Vanessa’s  body of work click on any image.       Class C examines the poignant lives of men on the road committed to…

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On The Road In Rural America

  Fine Art Photographer and Mixed Media Artist  Meryl Truett is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project Vernacular Highway . To see Meryl’s portfolio click on any photograph.           “Vernacular Highway” addresses the marginalization and evolving social terrain of American regional ideology. From…

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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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America’s Libraries: Inspiring Knowledge In Public Places

Photographer Robert Dawson is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his book/project ‘Public Library: An American Commons‘.  To see Robert’s body of work click on any photograph.                       A Photographic Essay By Robert Dawson      

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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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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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CMXXIV-Greed

  They were a nice young couple Newly married Going to make a bundle Came from South of the Border To the golden streets of USA  Determined To show Americans How the game was played During the housing boom They borrowed Over two million dollars Using fabricated loan documents Playing…

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Traveling Alongside Of Strangers In America

Artist Gordon Stettinius is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  These images are from his project ‘Miss Americana‘.  To see Gordon’s portfolio click on any image.         The title, Miss Americana, is intended to convey the corny good feeling that comes from state fairs…

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Appalachians

  Photographer Gloria Feinstein is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  These photographs are from her project ‘Appalachia‘. To see Gloria’s portfolios click on any image.     In her June 26, 2014 New York Times article, “What’s the Matter With Eastern Kentucky?” economics reporter Annie Lowrey referred…

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Travel Photography & Stories From Around The World

  Documentary Photographer David Katzenstein is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this travel/documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘50/50‘.  To see David’s collections and projects click on any image.                         See also: Dia de los…

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Scavenging Yellowstone’s Buffalo

  Portrait Photographer Matt Hamon is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography. From his project ‘The Gleaners‘.  To see Matt’s gallery of projects click on any image.             This series of photographs focuses on a small group of primitive skills practitioners…

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Florida Cowboys – Their History & Daily Lives

  Five time Pulitzer Prize nominee, Pulitzer Prize group winner and Robert F Kennedy Award winner, Photojournalist Jon Kral is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.   To see Jon’s portfolio of work click on any image.       Cracker, Florida’s Endearing Cowboys   In 1521 the…

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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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Documentary Photography – The Thoughts Of India’s Future Brides

  Artist and Photographer Maria Kapajeva is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘Marry Me‘. To see Maria’s gallery of projects click on any image.   Artist Statement: India is all about family. When I visited it, I realized how important family is…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors

    My Feminist Manifesto   Written by Sally O’Grady   The First Years Of My Life In A Five-Stanza Poem   Written by Lori J Collins   Childhood Memories   Written by  Laura Berry     ‘I Ran’ By Paul Van Der Spiegel Short Story Recommendation By Edge Of…

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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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