Imprisoned in a Luminous Glare: Photography and the African American Freedom Struggle

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Univ of North Carolina Press, 2011 - Social Science - 293 pages
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In Imprisoned in a Luminous Glare, Leigh Raiford argues that over the past one hundred years activists in the black freedom struggle have used photographic imagery both to gain political recognition and to develop a different visual vocabulary abou
 

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I wish I could write a book like this. Well-organized, critical, and fascinating analytical writing. Read full review

Contents

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
INTRODUCTION
1 No Relation to the Facts about Lynching
2 Come Let Us Build a New World Together
3 Attacked First by Sight
CONCLUSION Or Was It the Pictures That Made Her Unrecognizable?
NOTES
BIBLIOGRAPHY
INDEX
Copyright

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About the author (2011)

Leigh Raiford is associate professor of African American studies at the University of California, Berkeley.

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