In the online edition of MoMA’s ArtSpeaks program, a member of our staff shares personal impressions of an artwork in the galleries. Here, Naeem Douglas, a content producer on the Creative Team, finds contemporary resonance in a selection of photographs—including 1952’s Emerging Man, Harlem, New York—that Gordon Parks created to celebrate Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man.

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