Lucy Sante is an author whose books include Low Life, Evidence, The Factory of Facts, Kill All Your Darlings, and The Other Paris. Her new collection, Maybe the People Would Be the Times, was published in September 2020. She teaches writing and the history of photography at Bard. Photo: Laura Levine
Richard Prince: Cowboy
On the occasion of the publication of Richard Prince: Cowboy, a major monograph on the artist’s preoccupation with the mythic American West, Lucy Sante tracks the archetype through mass media, advertising, and the art of Richard Prince to illuminate the cowboy’s enduring appeal.