Professor T. Robert
November 15, 2015
Phillis Wheatley, was born in Senegal, Africa in 1753 and was sold into slavery at
the age of seven to John and Susannah Wheatley of Boston. Accepted as a member
Ossawa Tanner " The Thankful Poor"
The first painting I chose was one by a well-known African American painter name
Ossawa Tanner " The Thankful Poor". In this painting you will see a grandfather along
October 17, 2015
Laylah Ali " Untitled 2000"
The second artist I chose was Laylah Ali " Untitled 2000". In this painting three
similar looking figures are being hung in front of a fourth victim. While you will s