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A modern take on iconic photographs of the civil rights era available in multiple sizes and with white mats perfect for framing.


Revolution in Black & White

Ernest C. Withers was one of the most prominent African-American photographers of the civil rights era. During the course of his work, he took thousands photographs that document the civil rights movement―from the Emmett Till trial in 1955 to the assassination of Martin Luther King in 1968. 

This book combines this work for the first time and uses first-hand accounts of people who lived in the South to explain these transformative years. The photographs, taken as bare-bones journalism, rises to the level of fine art decades later.


book cover for revolution in black and white depicting protesting black women