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Title Black Panther : the revolutionary art of Emory Douglas / preface by Danny Glover ; foreword by Bobby Seale ; edited and with an introduction by Sam Durant ; contributions by Sonia Sanchez ... [et al.].

Imprint New York, NY : Rizzoli, 2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Oversize Stacks  741.67 D745Db 2007    ---  Available
Description 223 p. : col. ill. ; 32 cm.
Note With original Emory Douglas poster, "Untitled," 2006, watercolor and gouache, on the underside of the book jacket.
Contents Preface / Danny Glover -- Foreword / Bobby Seale -- Introduction / Sam Durant -- Picture is worth a thousand words / Kathleen Cleaver -- What revolution looks like: the work of Black Panther artist Emory Douglas / Colette Gaiter -- Emory Douglas and the Third World cultural revolution / Greg Jung Morozumi / Emory Douglas: a 'good brother, ' a 'bad' artist / Amiri Baraka / Artist for the people: an interview with Emory Douglas / St. Clair Bourne.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [218]-219) and index.
Summary Presents bold graphics, photographs, and collages created by Emory Douglas, the Black Panther Party's newspaper art director and later the party's Minister of Culture. "Discusses Douglas's seminal role in the crafting of the party's visual identity and cultural programs and his lasting influence on generations of artists and designers."--Dust jacket.
Subject Douglas, Emory -- Criticism and interpretation.
Political posters, American -- History -- 20th century.
Black Panther Party -- History.
Graphic artists -- United States.
Politics in art.
Added Author Douglas, Emory.
Seale, Bobby, 1936-
Durant, Sam, 1961-
Sanchez, Sonia, 1934-
ISBN 0847829413 (hbk.) : $50.00
9780847829415 (hbk.)
0847829448 (pbk.)
9780847829446 (pbk.)
Standard No. YDXCP 2481427
YDXCP 2481428

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