Kara Walker: Dust Jackets for the Niggerati

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Kara Walker: Dust Jackets for the Niggerati

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Book

Description

African-American artist Kara Walker (born 1969) has been acclaimed internationally for her candid investigations of race, sexuality and violence through the lens of reconceived historical tropes. This publication documents 'Dust Jackets for the Niggerati –and Supporting Dissertations, Drawings Submitted Ruefully by Dr. Kara E. Walker', a major series of graphite drawings and hand-printed texts on paper that grew out of Walker’s attempts to understand how interpersonal and geopolitical powers are asserted through the lives of individuals.

Publication Date

2013

Publisher

Gregory R. Miller & Co.

City

New York

State

NY

Disciplines

Arts and Humanities | Creative Writing | History | Nonfiction

Kara Walker: Dust Jackets for the Niggerati

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