Morning Links: “Imagine” a Proper Song Credit Edition

Yoko Ono. Writing (and Rewriting) History Nearly half a century after John Lennon’s “Imagine” was released, Yoko Ono has been added to the writing credits for the song. [ BBC News ] Curator Dan Nadel talks to Deborah Treisman and Anne Doran (who is a senior editor at ARTnews ) about helping put together Walter Hopps’s newly published semi-autobiography. [ The Paris Review ] The Critics Jason Farago reviews two shows of French painting in Washington, D.C.—one of 18th-century works, the other a Frédéric Bazille survey. [ The New York Times ] After writing an essay about how ancient Greeks and Romans painted everyone in brown because they didn’t conceive of people as being “white,” Sarah E. Bond is receiving death threats. [ Artforum ] Carolina A. Miranda writes that the Los Angeles County Museum of Art’s “Home—So Different, So Appealing” exhibition, which looks at the concept of “home” […]