The first comprehensive biography of Weegee, the photographer “psychic”.
In the 3rd hour, Chris will discuss the life of Arthur Fellig’s and his ability to arrive at a crime scene just as the cops did, was so uncanny that he renamed himself “Weegee,” claiming that he functioned as a human Ouija board.
Christopher Bonanos is city editor at New York magazine, where he covers arts and culture and urban affairs. He is the author of Instant: The Story of Polaroid, and Flash: The Making of Weegee the Famous. He currently lives in New York City with his wife and their son.