The fight for equality continues, from 1960 to now.
Combining portraits of past and present social justice activists with documentary images from recent protests throughout the United States,# 1960Now
sheds light on the parallels between the 1960s Civil Rights Movement and the Black Lives Matter movement of today. Shelia Pree Bright 's striking black-and-white photographs capture the braver and conviction of '60s elder statesmen and a new generation of activists, offering a powerful reminder that the fight for justice is far from over.# 1960Now
represents an important new contribution to American protest photography.
• Puts the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960 's in direct conversation with Black Lives Matter
• Introduction from Black Lives Matter co-founder Alicia Garza
• Builds on the ppeal of# 1960Now [email protected]
sheepreebright on Instagram Fans of Training School for Negro Girls, Martha Rosler: Irrespective, and Charles White: A Retrospective will love this memoi.
This ook is perfect for:
• Politically engaged folks of all ages
• Fine art photography buffs
• Black Lives Matter and Civil Rights era activists
• Community organizers