IndyPL Presents: “Sons: Seeing the Modern African American Male” | News and Announcements

The entire community is invited to view a powerful photographic exhibit, “Sons: Seeing the Modern African American Male,” from September 25 – October 31 at Central Library, 40 E. St. Clair Street. It is intended to foster a better understanding of this often marginalized segment of the American population.

Created by photographer Jerry Taliaferro, the exhibit features images of 30 local African American males and challenges viewers to examine their perceptions and prejudgments about Black males. Those selected for the exhibit following a community nomination process come from all walks of life: entrepreneurs, veterans, musicians, educators, architect, attorney, pastor, and more. The exhibit reveals how Black American males see themselves while encouraging a thought-provoking examination of…

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