Peggy Jones

This visual presentation will introduce the artist Aaron Douglas, the “Father of Black Art.”

Description

This visual presentation will introduce the artist Aaron Douglas, the “Father of Black Art.” Douglas was the first Black graduate of the UNL Department of Art. His work is a celebration of Afrocentric Modernism, with which he established one of the earliest affirmative depictions of Black identity, history, and experience.

Peggy Jones

Title: Associate Professor Black Studies - UNO

Email: majones@unomaha.edu

Phone: (402) 214-5934

City: Omaha


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