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South of Pico : African American artists in Los Angeles in the 1960s and 1970s

Author: Kellie Jones
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Kellie Jones traces how the artists in L.A.'s black communities during the 1960s and 70s created a vibrant, productive, and engaged activist arts scene in the face of structural racism through the production of art works that spoke to African American migration and L.A.'s racial politics.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Jones, Kellie, 1959-
South of Pico.
Durham : Duke University Press, 2017
(DLC) 2016040906
(OCoLC)950955047
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kellie Jones
ISBN: 9780822374169 0822374161
OCLC Number: 958205531
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 396 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Contents: Emerge: Putting Southern California on the art world map --
Claim: assemblage and self-possession --
Organize: Building an exhibitionary complex --
In motion: the performative impulse --
Conclusion. Noshun: Black Los Angeles and the global imagination.
Responsibility: Kellie Jones.

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"[A] deeply researched, panoramic depiction of how black artists made not only great art, but their own art world in Los Angeles during two crucial decades.... Quite simply, the history, not just of Read more...

 
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