Celebrate People's History: The Poster Book of Resistance and Revolution
The Feminist Press at CUNY, Nov 9, 2010 - Art - 256 pages
A beautifully designed poster book full of inspiring images of rebellion and inspiring stories of resistance—with a forward by Rebecca Solnit.
Since 1998, Josh MacPhee has commissioned and produced more than one hundred posters by more than eighty artists that pay tribute to revolution, racial justice, women’s rights, queer liberation, labor struggles, and creative activism and organizing. Celebrate People’s History! presents these essential works as a visual tour through decades and across continents, from the perspective of some of the most socially engaged artists working today.
This beautifully rendered book includes artwork by Cristy Road, Swoon, Nicole Schulman, Christopher Cardinale, Sabrina Jones, Eric Drooker, Klutch, Carrie Moyer, Laura Whitehorn, Dan Berger, Ricardo Levins Morales, Chris Stain, and more. Celebrate People’s History is a treasure trove of images and stories that will inspire anyone looking to better understand the history and legacy of activism.
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