Gordon Parks was an American photographer, musician, writer and film director. He is best remembered for his photographic essays for Life magazine and as the director of the 1971 film, Shaft. Wikipedia
Gordon Parks' Photo Essay On 1950s Segregation Needs To Be Seen Today
1950s photos about segregation that need to be seen today
Por Gordon Parks para la revista Life .
Gordon Parks: The Making of an Argument
Harlem, 1948, Gordon Parks
Gordon Parks - Untitled, Harlem, New York, 1948; Courtesy The Gordon Parks Foundation
Gordon Parks - Malcolm X holding up Black Muslim newspaper., Harlem, New York, 1963
Gordon Parks. Parks took this photo of a worker in the Washington DC office building of the Farm Security Administration on his first day of work there. Parks later worked for Life Magazine and wrote, directed and composed the music for the film "The Learning Tree." He describes taking this photo in his first autobiography.
This 1950s Photo Essay On Racism In America Is As Relevant As Ever
Gordon Parks' 1950s Photo Essay On Civil Rights-Era America Is As Relevant As Ever
Untitled, New York 1956
Untitled, New York 1956...like the color. it's faded, washed out, and fits the "scene." also like the dress and how it bells out into the middle of the frame/shot. very "british"--it evokes a time and place...
A Radically Prosaic Approach to Civil Rights Images
At Segregated Drinking Fountain. Mobile, 1956. Gordon Parks's Alternative Civil Rights Photographs - NYTimes.com