Fern Logan

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General Information

Name: Fern Logan

Pen Name: None

Birth Year: 1945

Place of Birth: New York City, New York

Website: www.fernlogan.com

Email: flogan@siu.edu

Facebook: www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=37618797&ref=search&sid=1535835302.3206859468..1#!

Contact Information: Author

Illinois Connection

Logan lives in Carbondale, Illinois. She is an Associate Professor of Cinema and Photography-at southern Illinois University Carbondale.

Biographical and Professional Information

Logan has produced a remarkable series of photographs in her book The Artist Portrait Series-Images of Contemporary African-American Artists. Some of those who have posed for Fern are famous: Maya Angelou, Gordon Parks, Alvin Ailey, Ed Bradley and Arthur Ashe. All of her portraits document the emergence of the African-American artist into mainstream American art. Each rich duotone portrait is accompanied by Logan's commentary on the artist.

Published Works

  • The Artists Portrait Series, Southern Illinois University Press, 2001

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

The Artist Portrait Series: Images of Contemporary African American Artist

ISBN: 0809323796
Release Date: 2001-06-20

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External Links

Fern Logan on WorldCat

Fern Logan on Amazon


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