Surveillance and civil rights in Milwaukee

Ever since I began researching Milwaukee’s tumultuous civil rights era a decade ago, I have been trying to learn more about police surveillance and photographers there. Well, imagine the surprise when I received an email about a preview of CNN’s Bill Weir: States of Change. The Milwaukee native’s piece is interesting in of itself, but I couldn’t Read more about Surveillance and civil rights in Milwaukee[…]

Maurice Berger reviews North of Dixie for the New York Times

I am incredibly excited to share “Photographing Civil Rights, Up North and Beyond Dixie,” the New York Times Lens blog review of my new book.  Scholar and curator, Maurice Berger, provides an insightful overview and a gallery of compelling pictures.  What a wonderful way to kick off the press for North of Dixie!       Read more about Maurice Berger reviews North of Dixie for the New York Times[…]