Wexler Laura Books
Books di Wexler Laura
edizioni Univ of North Carolina Pr collana Univ of North Carolina Pr (Paperback) , 2000
Laura Wexler presents an incisive analysis of how the first American female photojournalists contributed to a "domestic vision" that reinforced the imperialism and racism of turn-of-the-century America. These women photographers, white and middle class, constructed images of war disguised as peace through a mechanism...
Fire in a Canebrake
edizioni Scribner collana Scribner (Paperback)
July 25, 1946. In Walton County, Georgia, a mob of white men commit one of the most heinous racial crimes in America's history: the shotgun murder of four black sharecroppers -- two men and two women -- at Moore's Ford Bridge. Fire in a Canebrake, the term locals used to describe the sound of the fatal gunshots, is...