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Gordon Parks, Photographer, Filmmaker, Dies at 93

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Gordon Parks, Photographer, Filmmaker, Dies at 93

Remembrances

Gordon Parks, Photographer, Filmmaker, Dies at 93

Gordon Parks, Photographer, Filmmaker, Dies at 93

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Legendary photographer, filmmaker, and musician Gordon Parks has died. Parks captured America, but more specifically, black America as a photographer for Life magazine for 20 years. Washington D.C. photographer Jason Miccilo Johnson talks with Michele Norris about Parks, who was a personal mentor to Johnson.

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