The Mule

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Title

The Mule

Description

Rodrick Howard’s father holds military duffle bags above his head. The duffle bags represent the heavy load that Black people are often forced to bear in our society. They have been treated, both physically and metaphorically, as “mules” for several hundred years.

Creator

Rodrick Howard

Source

Courtesy of the artist, Rodrick Howard

Date

2021

Rights

All rights are held by the artist, Rodrick Howard

Format

Oil and acrylic on canvas, 24x24"

Identifier

L2021.4c

Files

DSC_0416.jpg

Reference

The Mule, Rodrick Howard, 2021

Cite As

Rodrick Howard, “The Mule,” AMUM Virtual Exhibitions, accessed May 25, 2024, https://amum.omeka.net/items/show/97.