WBEZ | Melissa Ann Pinney http://www.wbez.org/tags/melissa-ann-pinney Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en New photography book documents the transition from girl to teenager http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-06-02/new-photography-book-documents-transition-girl-teenager-87315 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org//segment/photo/2011-June/2011-06-02/5_balloons.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Photographer <a href="http://www.melissaannpinney.com/" target="_blank">Melissa Ann Pinney</a> has been photographing girls and women for some time. She previously tracked the life of women from birth to death. But her latest book captures a smaller though fascinating transition: from girl to teenager.<br> <br> Her photographs of adolescence are captured in the new book <a href="http://www.melissaannpinney.com/SITE/index.php?/project/girl-ascending/" target="_blank"><em>Girl Ascending</em></a>. Host Alison Cuddy met up with Pinney at her home and studio in Evanston to talk about her images.</p><p>Melissa Ann Pinney will be at the <a href="http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/books/printersrowlitfest/" target="_blank">Printer’s Row Lit Fest</a> on Saturday, June 4. Alison Cuddy will be leading a panel discussion on the relationship between journalism, information and war on Sunday, June 5 at the same event.</p><p><em>Music Button: Rick Rizzo &amp; Tara Key, "Interruptive Organ", from&nbsp; the CD Double Star, (Thrill Jockey) </em></p></p> Thu, 02 Jun 2011 13:52:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-06-02/new-photography-book-documents-transition-girl-teenager-87315