". . . a fitting tribute to an artist dedicated to making 'language into a physical thing, something that has real weight and force to it.'"—Jeffrey Kastner, Artforum
(Jeffrey Kastner Artforum
"An impressive chronicle of Ligon’s evolution as an artist."—Pete L'Official, Los Angeles Review of Books
(Pete L'Official Los Angeles Review of Books
About the Author
Scott Rothkopf is curator and Adam D. Weinberg is Alice Pratt Brown Director, both at the Whitney Museum of American Art. Hilton Als is a staff writer for the New Yorker. Okwui Enwezor was dean of the San Francisco Art Institute. Thelma Golden is director and chief curator of the Studio Museum in Harlem. Saidiya Hartman is a professor at Columbia University. Bennett Simpson is associate curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. Franklin Sirmans is curator at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.