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This Camera Fights Fascism: The Photographs of David Bacon and Francisco Dominguez
Curated by Art Hazelwood
July 29, 2011 - February 5, 2012
David Bacon and Francisco Dominguez have both followed in the tradition of Depression-era photographers such as Dorothea Lange, focusing their cameras on struggle, dissent, immigrants, and workers. Their photographs speak to the global character of contemporary migration. Like the so-called Okies of the Depression, many of today's migrants have been displaced by environmental degradation and wider economic forces.
David Bacon & Francisco Dominguez
Social Justice Shows, DeSaisset Museum, Santa Clara University
by: DeWitt Cheng on August 25th, 2011
Check out this slide show comparing the 1930s and today using the contemporary photographs of David Bacon and Francisco Dominguez contrasted with Dorothea Lange's photos of the Great Depression.