Weekend Book Bite!
This is the Day: The March on Washington by Leonard Freed
In light of the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, check out this photo-essay of never before published work by Leonard Freed with contextual essays by Julian Bond, Michael Eric Dyson and Paul Farber.
"Freed’s aroach was both site-specific and historically conscious…While attending the March on Washington, Freed sought images in which he coudl bring the marchers and the layers of their social landscape into a shared frame." —Paul Farber, In Leonard Freed’s Footsteps
All images © Estate of Leonard Freed—Magnum Photos (Brigitte Freed)