“Nobody knew better than Du Bois how images could bamboozle; nobody knew better how images could enlighten. And, as these pages make plain, his political commitments never truly occluded his aesthetic ones. Redstone Press has produced a volume to treasure.” KWAME ANTHONY APPIAH A new book from Redstone Press: an album celebrating W. E. B. Du Bois and his legendary exhibition of African American life following the abolition of slavery. At the 1900 Paris Exposition the pioneering sociologist and activist W. E. B. Du Bois organised an exhibit demonstrating the progress of African Americans since the abolition of slavery. In striking...
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