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Ken Light

Ken Light

Ken Light has worked as a freelance documentary photographer for over forty-five years, focusing on social issues facing America. His work has been published in nine books, in magazines, exhibitions and numerous anthologies, exhibition catalogues and a variety of media, digital and motion picture. His most recent book What’s Going On? 1969-1974explores his earliest work as a young photographer documenting the social landscape of America as it roiled with upheaval. His book Valley of Shadows & Dreams (Heyday Book) was published in 2012. This work was published in the New York Times, Newsweek/Daily Beast, N.Y. Review of Books, Huffington Post Voces and this work was exhibited in one person shows at the Oakland Museum of California, Umbrage Gallery, Arte Americas and S.E. Museum of Photography.