Arts & Culture
10:36 am
Tue July 9, 2013

Artist Visualizes Hiroshima 68 Years Later

The Combusted Bottle. The blast forced the liquid contents out the side of this blast bottle.
Elin O'Hara Slavick

UNC Professor of Visual Art Elin O’Hara Slavick discusses her new book: 'After Hiroshima'

In a little less than a month, Hiroshima, Japan will reach a sad milestone. On August 6, 1945, the United States dropped one of only two atomic bombs ever used in an act of aggression. It leveled the city, killing an estimated 80,000 people outright.

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