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Black History Month 2017: Feature #2---The Beauty and Dignity of Black People

Over the course of this month, I collected and shared many Black History Month stories on Facebook, with the intention of presenting them as themed posts on this page throughout the month. 678 more words

Essay

Malcolm X


Gordon Park
s, L.A. Courtroom, Malcolm X displaying pictures of Muslim Ronald Stokes, killed by police a year earlier,  1963 (178.2003)

In the… 425 more words

Fans In A Flashbulb

My Introduction to Gordon Parks

Back in 2007, when I rented my first apartment in a cozy little art district west of Cleveland, a neighborhood called Tremont, I was excited to decorate! 242 more words

Identity

Black History Month - Gordon Parks: How the Photographer Captured Black and White Americ

Free on Kindle Unlimited today: Gordon Parks: How the Photographer Captured Black and White America by Carole Boston Weatherford & Jamey Cristoph

 

Parks was an amazing photographer, musician, writer and film director, who became prominent in U.S. 37 more words

#BlackHistory The Man Behind The Camera: Gordon Parks

Gordon Parks was born on November 30, 1912, in Fort Scott Kansas. He was a self-taught artist who started with fashion photography at the age of 25 after he purchased his first camera. 190 more words

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