Model From Vice Suicide Shoot Speaks: 'I Was Uncomfortable'

Since Vice's now notorious fashion spread depicting female writers who committed suicide at their moments of death was published, a lot of questions have been raised about the intentions of the photographer, Annabel Mehran, the editor, Annette Lamothe-Ramos, and the magazine. I've reached out to Mehran and… » 6/19/13 7:05pm 6/19/13 7:05pm

Vice Quietly Deletes That Suicide Fashion Spread

Right now, if you go to Vice's Web site looking for the fashion spread that featured photographs of famous female authors committing suicide, you'll find a 404 page at the end of that link. That's because the magazine has deleted the graphic and highly offensive spread from the Internet (though it still appears in… » 6/18/13 12:00pm 6/18/13 12:00pm

Vice Published a Fashion Spread of Female Writer Suicides [Updated]

Vice's Women in Fiction issue is an interesting package. There's a short story by Mary Gaitskill here, an interview with Marilynne Robinson there, and a short story by Joyce Carol Oates over yonder. And then...there's the fashion spread. Featuring models styled and posed as famous female writers who have killed… » 6/17/13 7:45pm 6/17/13 7:45pm