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CHRISTOPHER HEMPHILL ON DV'S DIALECT

Although her voice itself almost allows one to see the italics she speaks in, her choice of words is even more arresting than their delivery… For whatever the reasons, now, like a poet, she gives the impression of inventing her own syntax as she goes along.

 —   Christopher Hemphill, editor of Allure by Diana Vreeland. Excerpted from his Notes on a Collaboration.

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Photograph by: Arnold Newman, 1974

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