La Solitude du coureur de fond (The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner)

Hurdler Harrison Dillard beginning a sprint as his coach watches, 1948.Gjon Mili—Time & Life Pictures/ Hurdler Harrison Dillard beginning a sprint as his coach watches, 1948

01_111748616Runner photographed during an ICAAAA (Intercollegiate Association of Amateur Athletes of America) track meet, 1938.

Gjon Mili—Time & Life Pictures/ Runner photographed during an ICAAAA (Intercollegiate Association of Amateur Athletes of America) track meet, 1938

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Gjon Mili—Time & Life Pictures/ Runner photographed during an ICAAAA (Intercollegiate Association of Amateur Athletes of America) track meet, 1938

Runner as part of a photographic study of the body’s movements, 1962.

Gjon Mili—Time & Life Pictures/ Runner as part of a photographic study of the body’s movements, 1962

Multiple exposure image of a runner, part of a photographic study of the body's movements, 1962

Gjon Mili—Time & Life Pictures/ Multiple exposure image of a runner, part of a photographic study of the body’s movements, 1962

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Gjon Mili—Time & Life Pictures/ Multiple exposure image of a runner, part of a photographic study of the body’s movements, 1962