Friday, May 3, 2019

A few stray critics mentioned "cultural exploitation" in reference to Anderson's use of Afro-themed props in his photos.  This photo of Ray might be one of those cases, but I find it far less offensive than some of the "cowboys and Indians" stuff used by earlier photographers.  Furthermore, 
I knew African-American men in those days who wore just that sort of thing routinely.

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