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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas history students to attend national competition in MarylandAcademy, Lawrence, KS Teacher(s): Sonja Czarnecki, SENIOR INDIVIDUAL EXHIBIT:
Kansas history students to attend national competition in Maryland
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Academy, Lawrence, KS Teacher(s): Sonja Czarnecki, SENIOR INDIVIDUAL EXHIBIT: Third Place Title: Through Pen and Lens: Gordon Parks Encountering Inequality Students: Frances Befort, School: Hayden High, Topeka, KS Teacher(s): Mike... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Kansas history students to attend national competitionAcademy, Lawrence, KS Teacher(s): Sonja Czarnecki, SENIOR INDIVIDUAL EXHIBIT:
Kansas history students to attend national competition
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Academy, Lawrence, KS Teacher(s): Sonja Czarnecki, SENIOR INDIVIDUAL EXHIBIT: Third Place Title: Through Pen and Lens: Gordon Parks Encountering Inequality Students: Frances Befort, School: Hayden High, Topeka, KS Teacher(s): Mike... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
George Lucas-sponsored building at University of Chicago better than proposed museumLaboratory Schools, quietly opened last fall. It's named for the late African-A
George Lucas-sponsored building at University of Chicago better than proposed museum
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Laboratory Schools, quietly opened last fall. It's named for the late African-American photographer and film director Gordon Parks, whose credits include "Shaft," a hit 1971 movie about a suave black detective. A subtle, sophisticated... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Rangers vs Celtic live score and goals from Old Firm Scottish Cup semi clashthem major problems. Fascinating contest. Rangers 1 Celtic 2 But wait, we now
Rangers vs Celtic live score and goals from Old Firm Scottish Cup semi clash
Daily Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
them major problems. Fascinating contest. Rangers 1 Celtic 2 But wait, we now have someone backing Rangers to win. It’s Gordon Parks who is predicting an upset here, and he’s going for a Rangers victory at Hampden. GORDON PARKS It’s going to... Read more
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Mashable
1943: Grizzled fishermen unload their catch in lower Manhattanlarge seafood wholesalers and people looking to pick up something for dinner.
1943: Grizzled fishermen unload their catch in lower Manhattan
Mashable / Posted 23 days ago
large seafood wholesalers and people looking to pick up something for dinner. Here, Office of War Information photographer Gordon Parks documents the path of a fresh catch from the boats of New England fishermen to the vendors’ stands. In 2005,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Gloria Vanderbilt reveals she had lesbian relationshipNYC apartment Vanderbilt never remarried after the death of her fourth husband
Gloria Vanderbilt reveals she had lesbian relationship
Daily Mail / Posted 30 days ago
NYC apartment Vanderbilt never remarried after the death of her fourth husband, but had a relationship with photographer Gordon Parks until his death in 2007 Gloria Vanderbilt gave her openly gay son Anderson Cooper quite the shock when the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Scotland vs Denmark live score and goal updatesfine, we’ve got plenty of time. When the immovable force clashed with the unst
Scotland vs Denmark live score and goal updates
Daily Mirror / Posted a month ago
fine, we’ve got plenty of time. When the immovable force clashed with the unstoppable force..well you get the drift. Gordon Parks and Keith Jackson enjoyed a healthy debate on Scotland’s future stars at Record Sport HQ. If you missed it,... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Ulrich Grant funds visiting artistsof work by internationally renowned artist, photographer, cinematographer, civi
Ulrich Grant funds visiting artists
The Newton Kansan / Posted 1 months ago
of work by internationally renowned artist, photographer, cinematographer, civil rights advocate and Kansas native Gordon Parks — at three museums throughout Wichita — The Kansas Health Foundation has offered a grant to the Ulrich Museum of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Incredible Gordon Parks photos lay bare Civil Rights MovementThe photos that changed the world: Seminal photographer and Civil Rights activi
Incredible Gordon Parks photos lay bare Civil Rights Movement
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
The photos that changed the world: Seminal photographer and Civil Rights activist Gordon Parks captured the joy and intense despair experienced by black Americans during the 1940s Gordon Parks was a self taught photographer who bought his first... Read more
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Mashable
Why some Great Depression photos were punched full of holesphotography program. He was responsible for hiring photographers such as Doroth
Why some Great Depression photos were punched full of holes
Mashable / Posted 1 months ago
photography program. He was responsible for hiring photographers such as Dorothea Lange, Walker Evans, Arthur Rothstein and Gordon Parks and dispatching them across the country to document the struggles of the rural poor. Stryker was a highly... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Professional Storyteller visits Slate Creek Elementarywho was dressed up as a fictional character from the 1950s, used the persona to
Professional Storyteller visits Slate Creek Elementary
The Newton Kansan / Posted 1 months ago
who was dressed up as a fictional character from the 1950s, used the persona to creatively explain the life and work of Gordon Parks.Parks, who died in 2006, was a famous African-American photographer and film director. He did most of his work... Read more

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