Articles tagged gordon parks

Chicago—The Other Black Renaissance

The biggest difference between the Black Chicago Renaissance and the Harlem Renaissance is brand awareness. The fact is, from roughly the early ‘30s to the ‘50s, Chicago was black America’s most fruitful cultural capitol.

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An Unlikely Weapon: The Eddie Adams Story

An Unlikely Weapon remembers Eddie Adams as a pioneer, genius, and troublemaker, sharing his truths and challenging ours.

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Documenting the Face of America: Roy Stryker and the FSA/OWI Photographers

Jeanine Isabel Butler's film addresses an impressive range of issues -- focused through representation and responsibility -- germane for us today.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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