San Joaquin Valley, CA, November 1938; 18396E
From the Library of Congress
taken for the Farm Security Administration
courtesy of the Bancroft Library, U.C. Berkeley.
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Back to Image and Imagination: Encounters with the Photography of Dorothea Lange. Ed. by Ben ClarkeWriter-in-residence at the Oakland Museum of California and the Oakland Public Library, Ben Clarke, re-examines Dorothea Lange's photographs along with collaborating artists including: A.K. Black, Scott Braley, Lucha Corpi, Kitty Costello, Maketa Groves, Richard Oyama, Margot Pepper, Eric Robertson, Clifton Ross, Abena Songbird, and Rhett Stuart. Using poetry, personal essay, rap and contemporary photography the artists explore the intersection between Lange's documentary photography and current realities.