Cassandra Pages

Instructor & Three Graduates with Diplomas and Geraniums (Tuskegee Institute, Alabama)
Gelatine-Silver Print, circa 1905, 4 x 5.5 inches
Cassandra, via Steve Yost: “From the exhibition The Face of Slavery and Other Early Images of African Americans at the American Museum of Photography
Today’s affirmative action ruling and a thoughtful post on the subject from mysterium got me thinking about racial inequities in our educational system, and how conditioned we are to glossing over them or looking to solutions like affirmative action, when actually the problem is far more complex.”