Chicago’s Often Forgotten Role in African-American Art

Left of Black focuses on the works of Chicago artist Archibald Motley Jr.

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Mark Anthony Neal and Richard Powell

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Left of Black host Mark Anthony Neal joins professor Richard Powell in a walk through the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University to discuss the works of Archibald Motley Jr. Professor Powell is the John Spencer Bassett Professor of art, art history and visual studies at Duke University, as well as the curator of the "Archibald Motley: Jazz Age Modernist" exhibit.

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