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The Black Female Body: A Photographic History

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Searching for photographic images of black women, Deborah Willis and Carla Williams were startled to find them by the hundreds. In long-forgotten books, in art museums, in European and U.S. archives and private collections, a hidden history of representation awaited discovery. The Black Female Body offers a stunning array of familiar and many virtually unknown photographs, ...more
Hardcover, 228 pages
Published January 28th 2002 by Temple University Press (first published January 2002)
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An expansive and incredibly thoughtful dissertation on the subject. Loaded with lots of images.
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