Item description for Black Panthers by Howard L. Bingham, Steve Crist & Gloria Fowler...
Overview Presents a collection of photographs, originally commissioned for "Life magazine," and essays, that document the history of the Black Panthers.
Publishers Description Forty years after Life magazine sent writer Gilbert Moore and photographer Howard Bingham to document and tell the story of the Black Panthers. The very secretive Panthers and their Minister of Information, Eldridge Cleaver would only allow Life to do the story if Bingham was the photographer. Bingham and Moore followed the Panthers for months from Oakland to New York to Los Angeles only to have the story pulled due to a disagreement between Moore and the magazine. Now, Forty years later, these photographs and their story will finally be published. The book will include interviews with Bingham and Moore about the assignment, the Black Panthers and their place in history.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1" Width: 8.75" Height: 12" Weight: 2.9 lbs.
Release Date Feb 1, 2009
Publisher Ammo Books
ISBN 1934429147 ISBN13 9781934429143
Availability 0 units.
More About Howard L. Bingham, Steve Crist & Gloria Fowler
The son of a minister and Pullman porter, Howard L. Bingham was the first black photographer to work on a Hollywood Camera Guild crew. His long-time friendship with Muhammad Ali led to the publication of a definitive book of photographs of the fighter, Muhammad Ali: A Thirty Year Journey. Max Wallace is a Canadian journalist, filmmaker, and human rights activist.
Howard Bingham currently resides in Los Angeles, in the state of California.