*Emory Douglas

Art and Activism
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Emory Douglas is an activist and artist best known for his work as the Minister of Culture for the Black Panther Party. Through his work with the Panthers’ newspaper, Douglas was able to communicate powerful messages via simple means, creating some of the most iconic images of Black Power. 
Join us as we discuss the intersection of art and activism.

One City One Book is San Francisco's citywide book club.
In 2017, we're reading Black against Empire: The History and Politics of the Black Panther Party by Joshua Bloom and Waldo E. Martin Jr.
Find out more at: One City One Book.

Current Exhibits

Art and Activism
Through Thursday, December 28, 2017
Main Library, Grove Street entrance exhibit cases

*Funded by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.

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