Topic: Photojournalism

New Book Features the Work of Eli Reed

May 12, 2015
Cover image for Eli Reed: A Long Walk Home

A new book from the University of Texas Press presents the first career retrospective of Eli Reed, one of America’s leading contemporary photojournalists and the first African American member of Magnum Photos. Eli Reed: A Long Walk Home will be published May 15.

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Eyes on the Civil Rights Era

Feb. 14, 2014
Eyes on the Civil Rights Era

Photojournalists R.C. Hickman and Calvin Littlejohn documented African-American communities in Dallas and Fort Worth in the decades following World War II. See a slideshow.

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UT Austin Receives Gift of Magnum Photos Collection from Dell, Fuhrman, Phelan Families

Sept. 20, 2013

[caption id="attachment_42170" align="alignright" width="245" caption="George Rodger, Sahara Desert, 1957, verso. With permission of Magnum Photos."][/caption]

AUSTIN, Texas The Magnum Photos collection, which contains nearly 200,000 press prints of images taken by world-renowned Magnum photographers, has been donated to the Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at Austin. The gift was made by Michael and Susan Dell, Glenn and Amanda Fuhrman and John and Amy Phelan.

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Iconic Magnum Photos on View at Ransom Center

Sept. 10, 2013
Iconic Magnum Photos on View at Ransom Center

Come view the inside secrets of some of America's most iconic photographers at an exhibit featuring the Magnum Photos archive, opening this week at the Ransom Center. [Slideshow]

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Reflections on MLK's "I Have a Dream"

Aug. 26, 2013
Reflections on MLK's "I Have a Dream"

To mark the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s iconic speech, scholars, staff and students reflect on its legacy. With images by the late photojournalist Flip Schulke.

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