October 19, 2017

Friday Open Thread: African-American Photographers

Ya made it to Friday Obots! And its a 3-day weekend to boot! Woo-hoooo! Today's featured photographer: Roy DeCarava Roy DeCarava was born in New York City in 1919 in the Harlem district to a single mother who was an immigrant from Jamaia. As … [Read more...]

Thursday Open Thread: African-American Photographers

The week is almost over Obots! Hang in there! Today we look at some of the lesser known African-American Photographers featured in the Smithsonian Exhibition:  Reflections in Black - Smithsonia African American Phototpgrahy Art and … [Read more...]

P.O.U Weekly Health Thread

Every Wednesday, P.O.U. will discuss a health trend, or provide information on various topics regarding mental, physical and emotional well being. This is an open thread to also allow the community to share tips on nutritious meals, exercise tips and … [Read more...]

Wednesday Open Thread: African-American Photographers

Happy Hump Day! Today's featured African-American Photographer: Moneta Sleet Jr. From the time he was sent to Montgomery, Ala., in 1955 to cover an unlikely boycott organized by a young minister named Martin Luther King Jr. until long after he … [Read more...]

Tuesday Open Thread: African-American Photographers

Good Morning! We continue to take a look at renowned African-American Photographers. GORDON PARKS Gordon Parks was one of the seminal figures of twentieth century photography. A humanitarian with deep commitment to social justice, he left … [Read more...]

Monday Open Thread: African-American Photographers

Good Morning Obots! Hope you have a great week! This week we are featuring the works of renowned African-American Photographers. Today's honoree: James Van Der Zee In 1923 a young African-American couple dressed in their Sunday best stepped … [Read more...]

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