Julian Fisher   Photojournalist

Review: Decline of Middle Class Depicted in Yale Photo Exhibit

Review Decline of Middle Class Depicted in Yale Photo Exhibit

by Susan Dunne Contact Reporter

As an undergrad at Yale, Julian Fisher studied under Walker Evans, whose photographs in the 1941 James Agee book “Let Us Now Praise Famous Men” were a pivotal exploration of Depression-era poverty.

Foster later chose neurology as his profession. But he never let go of his love for the camera or for Evans’ eye for visual indicators of social class.

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