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Art can give expressive form to history, bridging past and present with explorations of emotions and experience. Motivated by the dehumanizing story of slavery, many modern artists have been posing provocative questions about how history affects our world today, unleashing critical commentary on the black experience. Legacies: Contemporary Artists Reflect on Slavery provides a contemporary perspective on slavery and its symbols, while reminding us that slavery still afflicts people of all races today.

Legacies: Contemporary Artists Reflect on Slavery New-York Historical Society

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Art can give expressive form to history, bridging past and present with explorations of emotions and experience. Motivated by the dehumanizing story of slavery, many modern artists have been posing provocative questions about how history affects our world today, unleashing critical commentary on the black experience. Legacies: Contemporary Artists Reflect on Slavery provides a contemporary perspective on slavery and its symbols, while reminding us that slavery still afflicts people of all races today.

    Ellen Driscoll

    Ellen Driscoll

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    • 2 min
    Ellen Driscoll

    Ellen Driscoll

    Algernon Miller

    Algernon Miller

    Algernon Miller

    Algernon Miller

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    • 1 min
    Lorenzo Pace

    Lorenzo Pace

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    • 4 min
    Lorenzo Pace

    Lorenzo Pace

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