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Review Essay: Representing Blackness and the American Way

Phyllis J. Jackson


Eli Reed: Black in America is an impressive visual compilation harvested from more than sixteen years of life-enriching travel, astute observation, and creative photography. With persistence and dedication, Eli Reed pursued what he describes as a "self-assigned" project to translate artistically his encounters with Black Americans from all walks of life, in communities from across the United States, into the medium of photography.

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Ijele: Art eJournal of the African World. ISSN: 1530-5686 (online).
Editor: Nkiru Nzegwu; Film Review Editor: Phyllis J. Jackson; Exhibition/Curator & Book Review Editor: Azuka Nzegwu

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