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Alan Pogue's photos and photo essays been a staple of The Texas Observer since the late seventies.

The Austin Chronicle Readers Poll has recognized Alan as Best Austin Photographer for each year from 1990 to 2003, when the Chronicle came up with a "Photographer of the Decade" award. See over 200 article citations by searching under Alan's name:

Photographs and photo essays by Alan have appeared in various magazines, newspapers and other publications including, The New York Times Magazine, U.S. Catholic, The Boston Globe, The Washington Post, The L.A. Times, The International Herald Tribune, Kyodo News Japan, The Asahi Shimbun, Photo District News, The Dallas Morning News, The Austin American Statesman, Yes!: A Journal of Positive Futures, and Texas Monthly.

Selected Newspaper Articles
Articles may be available at your local library.
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Author(s): Turner, Allan
Title: `It comes from the heart'
Five years after she lost her arm in a missile attack, an Iraqi girl receives a prosthesis and support in Houston
Source: Houston Chronicle (Oct 19, 2004):B.1
Journal Code: HC
(b/w, p. 3)
  1. MAKING ADJUSTMENTS: Occupational therapist [Lori Thompson] helps Asra'a Miyzed use a fork with her artificial right arm. The Iraqi girl received the prosthesis more than a week ago at Shriners Hospitals for Children-Houston. She's now relearning life skills (color);
  2. CREATIVITY: Thanks to her new arm, Asra'a Miyzed can string beads for jewelry. She also enjoys art. "I like to draw flowers, trees and mountains," Asra'a said through an interpreter

Author(s): Graves, Rachel
Title: Poster girl will get help here
Prosthetic arm planned for teen injured by missile
Source: Houston Chronicle (Sep 13, 2004):B.1 Journal Code: HC

Source: Asahi Shimbun -Tokyo, Japan (January 26, 2002) 1417 words

Author(s): Collier, Robert
Title: In Baghdad, art thrives as war hovers
Iraq remains a Mideast force in painting, sculpture and poetry
Source: San Francisco Chronicle
(Jan 2, 2003):A.1 Journal Code: SF

Author(s): Collier, Robert
Title: Repeated inspections but no hard evidencez
To Iraqis, site visits are a pointless charade
Source: San Francisco Chronicle
(Dec 30, 2002):A.1 Journal Code: SF
  1. Above: U.N. inspectors and Iraqi officials visit the al- Nasr factory 30 miles from Baghdad.
  2. Right: An Iraqi official carries a handful of keys at the plant. Inspectors found no evidence of weapons after a three-hour visit on Friday.

    Photos by Alan Pogue/Special to The Chronicle

Author(s): Lewis, Nicole
Title: Art's Beat; Camera in the Slammer
For Photographer Alan Pogue, Taking Prisoners Is Part of a Noble Battle
Source: Washington Post (Jul 15, 1999):C, 5:1
Length: Medium (6-18 col inches)
Journal Code: WP

Documentaries & Videotapes

Sir, No Sir!
Documentary by David Zeiger
Release Date: September 2005
The story of the revolt within the ranks of the US Military during the Vietnam War.
Photos by Alan Pogue of 1971 events at a coffeehouse in Killeen, Tx near Fort Hood. Alan had recently returned from serving in Vietnam as a battlefield medic.

The Forgotten Americans
PBS Documentary, and associated Workshop 2000
KLRU - Austin showcases a workshop with local kids that Alan led in association with a PBS Documentary on the colonias of the Rio Grande border and migrant farm workers
Produced by Hector Galan with photography by Alan.

Russell Lee - A Centenary Exhibition
50 of Russell Lee's and 50 of Alan Pogue's photos compared
Lecture by Alan Pogue at exhibit opening
Wittliff Gallery of Southwestern & Mexican Photography
Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas
VHS tape 1 videocassette (62 min.) 2003
Exhibition Curators: Connie Clare Todd; Mary Jane Appel;

Books, Monographs, Portfolios

Agricultural workers of the Rio Grande and Rio Bravo valleys
an unbound portfolio of Photographs by Alan Pogue
20 photo. : b&w ; 28 x 36 cm.
Issued in case (40 x 32 cm.).
Case includes introductory text and essays.
Rolando Hinojosa; Ruperto Garcia
1984 English 20 photo. : b&w ; 28 x 36 cm.
Center for Mexican American Studies
University of Texas, Austin, Tx

The Hidden People : farmworkers in Texas
Annmarie Jensen; Linda B Team;
Photographs by Alan Pogue
1984 English Book 24 cm. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
Austin, Tex.
Produced by Texas Conference of Churches, Texas IMPACT,

The Layers of Our Seeing
poems and photographs on the eve of war with Iraq
Susan Bright; Muna Hamzeh; Alan Pogue
2002 2nd ed. English Book 142 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Plain View Press, Austin, Tex
ISBN: 1891386271

IRAQ: Under Siege
The Deadly Impact of Sanctions and War
Edited by Anthony Arnove
Noam Chomsky, Kathy Kelly, John Pilger, Denis Halliday
Robert Fisk, David Barsamian, and others.
with Photographs by Alan Pogue and Nikki van der Gaag
isbn 0-89608-619-4
2000, South End Press
Cambridge, Mass

MERIP Middle East report, 29, no. 1, (1999): n.p.
Rolf Maro, Alan Pogue, Norbert Schiller, Sean Sprague/Impact Visuals, Franz F Wong, World Bank Photos, Cairo Stock Exchange (Norbert Schiller) Cover Design Geoff Hartman
(New York, N.Y.)

No apologies : Texas radicals celebrate the '60s
Daryl Janes
1992 1st ed. English Book xiv, 294 p. : ill., map
Eakin Press, Austin, Tex
ISBN: 0890158703