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Created by:
Herbert Danska, American, born 1927  Search this
Subject of:
The Last Poets, American, founded 1968  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 17 x 11 in. (43.2 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
posters
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970
Description:
A film poster for the documentary film "Right On!", featuring the New York based spoken word group The Last Poets and directed by Herbert Danska. The poster features black type on an orange background. The title, "Right On!" is featured in the center along witht the image of a young man pointing a gun.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Film  Search this
Hip-hop (Music)  Search this
Identity  Search this
Men  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Spoken word (Poetry)  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.21.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Herbert Danska
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Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c1e587b7-a1b9-45e5-944c-70bac4195b3a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.21.1