Kara Walker

Kara Walker

Narratives of A Negress

Book - 2007
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"This collection of Walker's astonishing tableaux dramatizes black-white interactions via horrifically accurate imaginings of one-on-one encounters-encounters that, in their microcosms of exploitation and mutual dependency, seem to speak directly to current forms of black-white relations." -Publishers Weekly
Publisher: New York : Rizzoli ; Enfield, 2007
ISBN: 9780847830190
Branch Call Number: 709.2 W181k 2007
Characteristics: 205, [3] p. : ill. ; 25 x 31 cm
Alternative Title: Narratives of a negress


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One of the youngest recipients of a MacArthur "Genius" grant, Kara Walker, an African American artist, is best known for her iconic, often life-size, black and white silhouetted figures, arranged in unsettling scenes on gallery walls.

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