Soldier-Artists in Vietnam
. Flack jackets, pistols, iodine pills, insect lotion, sketch pads wrapped in plastic bags
... Jim Pollock
was a member of the Vietnam Combat Artist Program
and this is his story (click through the links within the links to learn more).
. I’ve come to bear witness to American folly, to rest my eyes on the flying machines that flattened the forests of Southeast Asia, poisoned its people, and changed my life.
A personal essay about the long-reaching effects of Agent Orange. [more inside]