Race Riot (East St. Louis)


Jacob Lawrence,  One of the largest race riots occurred in East St. Louis. 1940-41. Casein tempera on hardboard, 12 x 18″ (30.5 x 45.7 cm)

The more things change, the more they stay the same?

About zjb

Zachary Braiterman is Professor of Religion in the Department of Religion at Syracuse University. His specialization is modern Jewish thought and philosophical aesthetics. http://religion.syr.edu
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