Eat Seeds 'n All
Betye Saar - Date unknown
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In the late 1960s Saar began collecting images of Aunt Jemima, Uncle Tom, Little Black Sambo, and other stereotyped African-American figures from folk culture and advertising. She incorporated them into collages and assemblages, transforming them into statements of political and social protest. As America witnessed the rise of the civil rights movement in the 1960s, artists including Noah Purifoy and Betye Saar turned to assemblage and collage as powerful expressions of African American experience.
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Entered by: Member kitten on 03 August 2013.
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