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FR: Dorothy Bohm

wednesday 4th may 2016, 7.36-7.43pm, on bbc radio 4
front row (presented by john wilson) concludes with …

“91-year-old photographer Dorothy Bohm looks back over her 75-year career at her latest exhibition, Sixties London.
Born in East Prussia before being sent by her father to England to escape the threat of Nazism, she then became co-founder of the Photographer’s Gallery and worked alongside some of the greats, from Henri Cartier-Bresson to Bill Brandt and Don McCullin.”



WH: Dorothy Bohm

tuesday 14th july 2015, 10.38-10.44am, on bbc radio 4
woman’s hour (presented by jane garvey) concludes with …

Dorothy Bohm came to the UK in 1939 as a 14 year old girl escaping Nazi Germany. She went on to build a remarkable photography career and co-founded the Photographers’ Gallery. She talks to Jane about how her experience of immigration and 20 years of separation from her family influenced her work.”


TF: Dorothy Bohm

saturday 10th september 2011, 9.06-9.18am (repeated 10.06pm), on bbc world service radio (and repeated 25th august 2012 on bbc radio 4)
the forum (presented by bridget kendall) leads with …

Photographer Dorothy Bohm, whose remarkable photographs have captured the lives of ordinary people worldwide over seven decades”


Newshour: Dorothy Bohm

yesterday afternoon (saturday 2nd), 1.51-1.59pm (repeated 9.51pm), on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by julian marshall) concludes with …

Dorothy Bohm arrived in England in 1939. She was 14, and had just waved goodbye to her parents and her baby sister on a train platform in Lithuania. As Europe became more and more dangerous for Jews, her parents sent her to safety. She wouldn’t hear hear from them again for 20 years.
In that time, she started taking pictures. Now 94, a show of her photographs has just opened in the Palant Gallery in Chichester.”

including interview by Julian Worricker with …
• photographer dorothy bohm, 93


Photography: Bergen-Belsen

last wednesday evening (20th september), 11.00pm-12.00, on bbc 4 tv (repeated from monday 13th march)
britain in focus: a photographic history (2nd of 3 episodes) (presented by eamonn mccabe) concludes with …

“… shocking images of Bergen-Belsen


BC: Lodz ghetto

this morning (sunday 4th), 11.45-11.50am, on bbc world service radio (repeated from 10.45pm yesterday)
boston calling: look closer (presented by marco werman) includes …

“We visit a Boston exhibition of the photos of Henryk Ross, official photographer of the Lodz ghetto, including photos of the deportations

including contributions from …
• reporter nina porzucki
kristen gresh, curator of photography at the museum of fine arts in boston
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Newshour: Heidi Levine

yesterday (sunday 29th), 9.54-9.58pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
newshour (presented by julian marshall) concludes with …

Heidi Levine, israel-based american photo journalist, has been covering conflicts in the middle east for the past few years, and has won an international award.”


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