Mini Docs

Adger Cowans

Special | 5m 51s  | Video has closed captioning.

Adger Cowans is an 85-year-old photographer and visual artist who has worked with celebrated photojournalist Gordon Parks, photographed jazz greats, movie stars and Hollywood sets -- and bore witness to several eras of American history through the lens of his camera. He reflects on his life’s work, the racism he faced working in a predominately white industry, and what motivates him to make art.

Aired: 05/16/23

Rating: NR

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Mini Docs is a local public television program presented by CPTV.