In this second black-on-black etching, Glenn Ligon also uses Ralph Ellison's quote from the prologue of his novel, Invisible Man (1952), though this one uses the complete quote, which ends "...figments of their imagination-indeed everything."
Venezuelan citizens wait to receive temporary residence status at the immigration office in Lima, Peru, August 21, 2018. According to the UN, 2.3 million Venezuelans have fled since 2014 as their country reels from hyperinflation and severe shortages of everything from food to paper for passports.
Lorenzo Cuxil and Felicita Oligaria look at a picture of a victim killed by the Guatemalan army at a former military base in Comalapa, 80 kilometers (about 50 miles) west of Guatemala City, in this photograph taken on November 2, 2004. Guatemalans honor their deceased loved ones on November 1 and 2 each year.
Some teachers will show the entire 90-minute documentary, while others will show selected clips. Reviewing the Investigation Overviews can help you select excerpts that are most appropriate, given your learning objectives.
The Voortrekker Monument, located in the Pretoria region of South Africa, commemorates the history and migration of the Afrikaner people. The structure was designed by Gerard Moerdijk and was completed in 1949.