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The Resource This light of ours : activist photographers of the civil rights movement, edited by Leslie G. Kelen ; essays by Julian Bond, Clayborne Carson, and Matt Herron ; text by Charles E. Cobb, Jr, (electronic book)

This light of ours : activist photographers of the civil rights movement, edited by Leslie G. Kelen ; essays by Julian Bond, Clayborne Carson, and Matt Herron ; text by Charles E. Cobb, Jr, (electronic book)

Label
This light of ours : activist photographers of the civil rights movement
Title
This light of ours
Title remainder
activist photographers of the civil rights movement
Statement of responsibility
edited by Leslie G. Kelen ; essays by Julian Bond, Clayborne Carson, and Matt Herron ; text by Charles E. Cobb, Jr
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This Light of Ours: Activist Photographers of the Civil Rights Movement is a paradigm-shifting publication that presents the Civil Rights Movement through the work of nine activist photographers-men and women who chose to document the national struggle against segregation and other forms of race-based disenfranchisement from within the movement. Unlike images produced by photojournalists, who covered breaking news events, these photographers lived within the movement-primarily within the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) framework-and documented its activities by focusing on the
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kelen, Leslie G.
Dewey number
305.800973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.615
LC item number
.T495 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1940-2015
  • 1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bond, Julian
  • Carson, Clayborne
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Photographers
  • Political activists
  • Photographers
  • Political activists
  • United States
  • Southern States
  • Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
Label
This light of ours : activist photographers of the civil rights movement, edited by Leslie G. Kelen ; essays by Julian Bond, Clayborne Carson, and Matt Herron ; text by Charles E. Cobb, Jr, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-246) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Photographing civil rights / Matt Herron -- Photographs -- pt. 1. Black life -- pt. 2. Organizing for freedom -- pt. 3. State and local terror -- pt. 4. Meredith march against fear and Black power -- How I first saw King and found the movement / Clayborne Carson -- The photographers : interviews and biographies -- Tamio Wakayama -- Herbert Randall -- Maria Varela -- George Ballis -- Bob Fitch -- Matt Herron -- Bob Fletcher -- David Prince -- Bob Adelman
Control code
EBC976969
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
251 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9781617031724
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
This light of ours : activist photographers of the civil rights movement, edited by Leslie G. Kelen ; essays by Julian Bond, Clayborne Carson, and Matt Herron ; text by Charles E. Cobb, Jr, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-246) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Photographing civil rights / Matt Herron -- Photographs -- pt. 1. Black life -- pt. 2. Organizing for freedom -- pt. 3. State and local terror -- pt. 4. Meredith march against fear and Black power -- How I first saw King and found the movement / Clayborne Carson -- The photographers : interviews and biographies -- Tamio Wakayama -- Herbert Randall -- Maria Varela -- George Ballis -- Bob Fitch -- Matt Herron -- Bob Fletcher -- David Prince -- Bob Adelman
Control code
EBC976969
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
251 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9781617031724
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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