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Eli Reed
Eli Reed has been documenting the black experience in America from the time he began taking pictures. This volume, "Black in America", is his provocative and often poignant portrait of black life in America. As a photographer, Reed is known for his unflinching coverage of events both large an small. Here we see tender moments between parents and children contrasted with the Los Angeles riots. The joy of a wedding follows the sorrow and anger at the funeral of Yusef Hawkins (whose death sparked the Crown Heights riots in Brooklyn in 1991). The deceptive innocence of rural life balances the tension...

Eli Reed 1992

USA. Los Angeles. 1992. Members of the Nation of Islam among...
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Eli Reed 1988

USA. Detroit, Michigan. 1988. A state school for orphans.
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Eli Reed 1985

USA. Los Angeles, California. 1985.
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Eli Reed 1984

USA. Beaufort. South Carolina. 1984. Barbershop.
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Eli Reed 1995

USA. Washington D.C. 10/16/1995. Attendees of the Million Man...
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Eli Reed 1991

USA. Crown Heights, Brooklyn. August 22, 1991. A teenager on...
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Eli Reed 1992

Washington D.C. 1992.
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Eli Reed 1995

United States. Alabama. Montgomery. 1995. Martin Luther King...
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Eli Reed 1986

USA. MISSISSIPPI. Tunica. 1985.
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Eli Reed 1986

USA. St. Louis, Missouri. 1986. Single mother of two.
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Eli Reed 1986

Members of the rap group Run DMC on the road between Virginia...
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Eli Reed 1988

USA. Georgia. 1990.
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Eli Reed 1989

USA. Brooklyn, New York. 1991.
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Eli Reed 1988

USA. Hartford, Connecticut. 1988.
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Eli Reed 1992

USA. Orlando, Florida. 1993. Coed basic training camp.
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Eli Reed 1984

USA. San Francisco, California. 1984. Street rally during the...
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Eli Reed 1994

USA. Los Angeles, California. 1994.
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Eli Reed 1990

Lampasas, TEXAS. 1990. Head Start program, America's federally...
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Eli Reed 1990

USA. Brooklyn, New York. 1990. Bedford Stuyvesant Boxing Center....
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Eli Reed 1995

USA. Washington D.C. November 16, 1995. Million Man March.
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Eli Reed 1989

USA. New York City. 1989. Funeral of Yusef Hawkins.
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Eli Reed 1991

USA. New York City. 168th street.
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Eli Reed 1992

USA. Dallas, Texas. 1993. West Dallas.
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Eli Reed 1984

USA. Richmond, California. 1980. Young couple in a religious...
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Eli Reed 1993

USA. Charleston, South Carolina. 1993.
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Eli Reed 1985

USA. Tunica, Mississipppi. 1985.
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Eli Reed 1992

USA. Newark. New Jersey. 1992. Central ward.
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Eli Reed 1980

USA. Michigan. 1980. Vibes player Lionel HAMPTON.
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Eli Reed 1986

USA. St. Louis, Missouri. 1985.
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Eli Reed 1989

USA. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1989.
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Eli Reed 1991

USA. New York City. 1991. Persian Gulf war veterans.
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Eli Reed 1986

USA. St. Louis, Missouri. 1986. Single mother of two.
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Eli Reed 1992

USA. Brooklyn, New York. 1992. Funeral for a high school student...
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Eli Reed 1983

LEBANON. Beirut. 1983. Marine on front lines.
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Eli Reed 1990

USA. New York City. Brooklyn. 1990. Boxing center in Bedford...
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Eli Reed 1991

USA. Crown Heights, Brooklyn. 1991. A woman uses a street phone...
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Eli Reed 1986

USA. Brooklyn, New York. 1986.
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Eli Reed 1993

USA. Atlanta, Georgia. 1995. Spellman College for Women graduation....
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Eli Reed 1987

USA. New York, NY. Harlem. Amateur Night at the Apollo Theater....
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Eli Reed 1986

USA. Jefferson City, Missouri. 1986. Homeless people at the end...
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Eli Reed 1993

USA. Atlanta, Georgia. 1995. Beauty Salon.
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Eli Reed 1991

FRANCE. Paris. 1991. Gospel singers "The Golden Gate Quartet"...
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Eli Reed 1987

USA. New York City. Harlem. 1987. Performer at the Apollo Theater....
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Eli Reed 1993

USA. Topeka, Kansas. 1995. Eloise EDWARDS.
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Eli Reed 1986

USA. Washington D.C. 1985. Teen mothers on their way to a conference...
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Eli Reed 1989

USA. Brooklyn, New York. 1989. Black Muslim leader Louis FARRAKHAN...
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Eli Reed 1987

USA. Brunswick, Georgia. 1987.
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Eli Reed 1987

USA. Brunswick, Georgia. 1986.
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