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Title Black Panther : the revolutionary art of Emory Douglas / preface by Danny Glover ; foreword by Bobby Seale ; edited and with an introduction by Sam Durant ; contributions by Sonia Sanchez ... [et al.].

Imprint New York, NY : Rizzoli, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    741.674 Douglas,E BLA    Available
 GDL Brand Library Storage    741.674 Douglas,E BLA    Available
Description 223 p. : col. ill. ; 32 cm.
Note With original Emory Douglas poster, "Untitled," 2006, watercolor and gouache, on the underside of the book jacket.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [218]-219) and index.
Contents Preface / Danny Glover -- Foreword / Bobby Seale -- Introduction / Sam Durant -- A picture is worth a thousand words / Kathleen Cleaver -- What revolution looks like: the work of Black Panther artist Emory Douglas / Colette Gaiter -- Emory Douglas and the Third World cultural revolution / Greg Jung Morozumi / Emory Douglas: a 'good brother,' a 'bad' artist / Amiri Baraka / An artist for the people: an interview with Emory Douglas / St. Clair Bourne.
Summary Presents bold graphics, photographs, and collages created by Emory Douglas, the Black Panther Party's newspaper art director and later the party's Minister of Culture. "Discusses Douglas's seminal role in the crafting of the party's visual identity and cultural programs and his lasting influence on generations of artists and designers." -- Dust jacket.
Subject Douglas, Emory -- Criticism and interpretation..
Black Panther Party -- History
Political posters, American -- History -- 20th century.
Politics in art
Added Author Douglas, Emory
Seale, Bobby, 1936-
Durant, Sam, 1961-
Sanchez, Sonia, 1934-
ISBN 0847829413 (hbk.)
9780847829415 (hbk.)
0847829448 (pbk.)
9780847829446 (pbk.)

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