Greek journalist and travel writer Katerina Papathanasiou pays tribute to Dick Blau’s 2010 multimedia book, Skyros Carnival (VoxLox), in a recent Vale Magazine piece:

“Skyros Carnival” is a fascinating 85-page multimedia publication that offers a sophisticated report of one of the wildest ritual events in Greece. The book features an ethnographic essay by Agapi Amanatidis and Panayotis Panopoulos, 60 photographs by Dick Blau, and a CD and DVD by Steven Feld….The book discloses a new world for conversation through a bold presentation of powerful still and moving images, texts, and sound compositions about Greece’s gaudy local ritual.

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