A Photo for Friday: “Reflecting on Absence”

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Reflecting on Loss
“Reflecting on Absence”
May 31, 2018
New York, NY
FILED UNDER: Photo for Friday, Photography
Steven L. Taylor
About Steven L. Taylor
Steven L. Taylor is a Professor of Political Science and a College of Arts and Sciences Dean. His main areas of expertise include parties, elections, and the institutional design of democracies. His most recent book is the co-authored A Different Democracy: American Government in a 31-Country Perspective. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of Texas and his BA from the University of California, Irvine. He has been blogging since 2003 (originally at the now defunct Poliblog). Follow Steven on Twitter


  1. It took me a second to recognize what this was.

    Excellent photo and the rain certainly adds to the somberness of it all.

  2. @Doug Mataconis: Thanks.

  3. dennis says:

    Indeed, Prof. Taylor. Absence of a discrete opportunity missed. The international system could’ve been molded into something so much better than what it is today.

  4. OzarkHillbilly says:

    A very interesting composition Steven. It pulls one in.