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Vanley Burke: by the rivers of Birminam

Vanley Burke: by the rivers of Birminam

Chambers, Eddie; Morris, Lynda, 1947-; Mac (Arts centre, Birmingham)

Vanley Burke has photographed the Jamaican community in Handsworth since the mid 1960s. His images reveal a great compassion for his own people, expressed in his image of the Africa Liberation Day crowds gathered in Handsworth Park. This book is published alongside an exhibition of the same name. It contextualises his images through a collage of quotes from the press on the history of immigration to Birmingham

Book. English.
Published Birmingham: MAC Birmingham, 2012
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Statement of responsibility: authors, Eddie Chambers, Lynda Morris
ISBN: 1907796134, 9781907796135
Note: Published to accompany the exhibition of the same name held at MAC Birmingham, 22/09-18/12/2012.
Physical Description: 152 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Subject: Documentary photography Exhibitions.; Burke, Vanley, 1951-; Jamaicans Great Britain Portraits Exhibitions.; Photography, Artistic Exhibitions.; Immigrants Great Britain Portraits Exhibitions.