Committed to the image: contemporary black photographers

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Brooklyn Museum of Art in association with Merrell, 2001 - Photography - 240 pages
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The ninety-five African American contemporary photographers represented in this volume have used their cameras as tools of social commentary and personal and artistic exploration, bearing witness to changes in the American experience over the past fifty years. These uncompromising, thought-provoking, often highly politicized images cover such subjects as the daily life of African Americans; the struggle of the Civil Rights movement; the history of Black musicianship; and the influence of African American art, literature, and ideals of beauty on American society at large. Black artists, philosophers, writers, poets, musicians, politicians, and sports heroes are featured throughout. Some of the images address the most personal issues of philosophy and identity. The photographers featured, all working today and most of them at the height of their productivity, come from every region of the United States; together, their work represents a far-ranging exploration of contemporary African American identity.

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Clyde Taylor is a film historian, cultural critic, and essayist. He is Professor in the Gallatin School of Individualized Study and in the Africana Studies program of New York University.

Taylor is a professor in the Gallatin Schol and the Africana Studies Program, New York University.

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