Gail Buckland is an author, educator, consultant, curator and authority on photography. She is the author or collaborator on fourteen books of photography and history, including The American Century and They Made America with Harold Evans.
In 2008, the Royal Photographic Society of Great Britain, where Buckland served as curator, awarded her their prestigious J. Dudley Johnston Award for “major achievement in photographic criticism or history” and “sustained excellence.” To mark the 50th anniversary of American Heritage, the editors selected Gail Buckland to choose the “Ten Most Indispensible Photographs” in American history.
Buckland is Distinguished Visiting Professor at The Cooper Union, NYC. She also held the Nobel Chair in Art and Cultural History at Sarah Lawrence College. She has taught at Pratt Institute and Columbia College, Chicago.
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As of October 21, 2012