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Alex Amit’s time machine – The Blog

LUCIEN LELONG SPORTSWEAR By Egidio Scaioni
Alex Amit

Collaborator or Hero?

The Fashion industry of Paris under Nazi occupation. When the Germans conquered France in June 1940, they had one clear goal, to make Berlin the

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Jane Elliott's class
Alex Amit

Green Eyes / Brown Eyes

How easy is it to create discrimination? After Martin Luther King was murdered in April 1968, Jane Elliott, a third-grade teacher from Iowa, tried to

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Alex Amit

At the Gates of Hell

On the afternoon of January 27, 1945, Sergeant Vassili Krasnov of the Red Army’s 322nd Rifle Division stood at the gates of Hell. Beyond the

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The New Colossus
Alex Amit

The New Colossus

  On the morning of January 20, 1905, eighteen-year-old Paulina Velas climbed to the deck of the Batavia and looked out at the horizon. Despite

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