Recently I was asked to write a piece for ES Magazine about why female artists make less money at auction than men; you can read the piece here. When a painting by Georgia O’Keeffe fetched $44 million at auction a few weeks later, Newshour on the World Service asked me on to talk about women, … More Josh Spero on Georgia O’Keeffe and women, money and art
I’ve been very lucky lately: a lot of people have taken an interest in my book, which is thrilling: the more attention it gets, the sooner it will be published. I thought I’d put some links up here to some of the coverage: Today programme (Radio 4): ‘Is technology killing old loved books?’ (back-up link) Sunday … More Second-Hand Stories in the media (updated)
In December I took a trip to Vad Vashem, the Holocaust memorial centre in Jerusalem. One of the interesting things I learnt there was that Holocaust education is becoming compulsory for six year olds in Israel; this the From Our Own Correspondent I recorded about the controversy.