#232: Solid Steel Walls of Reality


This week a few thoughts around the new National Museum of African American History & Culture and how photography was sourced and is used throughout the museum. Also, rock and roll photography — has increasingly limited access to the band and performances limited the resulting quality of the work? Sails Chong is our Photographer of the Week.

National Museum of African American History and Culture | A museum that seeks to understand American history through the lens of the African American experience.

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