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"Will You Fight Now or Wait for This?" Mallory Lucas

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Title

"Will You Fight Now or Wait for This?" Mallory Lucas

Description

Artist Mallory Lucas created this poster, titled "Will You Fight Now or Wait for This?", for the Kentucky COVID-19 Poster Project of 2020. Lucas based the design of this poster based on a World War I propaganda poster. The poster discusses issues of police brutality, racial violence, and the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mallory Lucas is a printmaker who is inspired by 20th century war posters and other print objects. She derives inspiration generally from cultural objects of the distant past. Lucas explores themes of otherness, social injustice, and social exclusion in her prints.

Source

Kentucky COVID-19 Poster Project, The Filson Historical Society

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Identifier

021PR3.07

Original Format

Poster

Citation

Lucas, Mallory , “"Will You Fight Now or Wait for This?" Mallory Lucas,” The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects, accessed July 16, 2024, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/3128.

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