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Samson, Jonah
October 2003
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/14/2003, Vol. 169 Issue 8, p817
Academic Journal
Reflects on the works of Afro-American photographer Jamel Shabazz. Description of her works; Subjects of his works; Inclusion of his works in the Contact 2003 exhibition in Toronto, Ontario.


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