Kwame Brathwaite "Black is Beautiful"
Kwame Brathwaite "Black is Beautiful"

In the late 1950s and throughout the 1960s, Kwame Brathwaite used his photography to popularize the political slogan “Black Is Beautiful.” This monograph—the first ever dedicated to Brathwaite’s remarkable career—tells the story of a key, but under-recognized, figure of the second Harlem Renaissance.

144 pages

8.5in x 10.5in
(21.6 x 27 cm)

Published by Aperture, 2019.