Lilly Lampe is a writer based in Atlanta, Georgia. Her essays, criticism, and profiles have appeared in Art Papers, Art in America, NewYorker.com, The Paris Review Daily, and The Village Voice, among other publications. She also teaches art history at Georgia State University. Her writing can be found at www.lillylampe.com.
Revisiting Gordon Parks’s “Segregation Story” 60 Years Later
To see Gordon Parks's images from "Segregation Story" today is to be left emotionally bereft, to gasp at the facts of an all-too-recent history, to shudder at how far we have not come....