Gordon Parks: How the Photographer Captured Black and White America (English Edition) ePUB – Bilb-weil.de

This Effective Overview Is A Solid Addition For Those Looking To Beef Up Their Biography Collections Starred Review, School Library Journal, February , Created With A Certain Elegance Of Line, Christoph S Artwork Includes Many Haunting, Beautifully Composed Scenes Booklist, February , Weatherford Writes In The Present Tense With Intensity, Carefully Choosing Words That Concisely Evoke The Man Parks Photography Gave A Powerful And Memorable Face To Racism In America This Book Gives Him To Young Readers Starred Review, Kirkus Reviews, January , Christoph S Spreads Echo The Pared Narrative With A Muted Palette And Modest Styling, But Their Impact Is Powerful Starred Review, Publishers Weekly, December , This Is A Promising Vehicle For Introducing Young Children To The Power Of Photography As An Agent For Social Change, And It May Make Them Aware Of Contemporary Victims Of Injustice In Need Of An Advocate With A Camera The Bulletin Of The Center For Children S Books, May This Book Is Specially Designed In S Fixed Layout KF Format With Region Magnification Double Tap On An Area Of Text To Zoom And Read His White Teacher Tells Her All Black Class, You Ll All Wind Up Porters And Waiters What Did She Know Gordon Parks Is Most Famous For Being The First Black Director In Hollywood But Before He Made Movies And Wrote Books, He Was A Poor African American Looking For Work When He Bought A Camera, His Life Changed Forever He Taught Himself How To Take Pictures And Before Long, People Noticed His Success As A Fashion Photographer Landed Him A Job Working For The Government In Washington DC, Gordon Went Looking For A Subject, But What He Found Was Segregation He And Others Were Treated Differently Because Of The Color Of Their Skin Gordon Wanted To Take A Stand Against The Racism He Observed With His Camera In Hand, He Found A Way Told Through Lyrical Verse And Atmospheric Art, This Is The Story Of How, With A Single Photograph, A Self Taught Artist Got America To Take Notice

5 thoughts on “Gordon Parks: How the Photographer Captured Black and White America (English Edition)

  1. MV MV says:

    Used as a class reference in conjunction with other sources to present a big picture or world view Gives a small picture view of Gordon Parks life Clear and useful.

  2. Daryl A. Mitchell, P.E. Daryl A. Mitchell, P.E. says:

    Good book

  3. Ade Oshodi Ade Oshodi says:

    Love this book for my 2 year old

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  5. Michael Smart Michael Smart says:

    awesome illistution