The photographer and journalist talk civil rights and The Fire Next Time
The proud photographer after a successful signing!
On the evening of May 17th, TASCHEN New York welcomed photographerSteve Schapiro with writer and activist Herb Boyd in a discussion of James Baldwin’s The Fire Next Time.
Readers and fans filled the gallery to celebrate Baldwin and Schapiro’s experience of the Civil Rights movement, focusing on the former’s distinct photographic techniques and revisiting the social setting of Harlem at the time. Afterwards, guests were able to have their favorite TASCHEN titles personalized and autographed by Schapiro himself.