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Books - Assassinations


Malcolm X 
19 x 43 inches framed

February 21st, 1965
Colt 45 M1911 pistol
Remington Spartan sawed off shotgun 
Luger P08 
Killed by Thomas Hagan (Talmadge Hayer), Thomas Johnson (Khalil Islam) and Norman Butler (Muhammad Abd Al-Aziz)
Part of a series exploring gun violence and fetishism in America. These are the three guns that were used to assassinate Malcolm X. The images are printed with archival ink onto pages of books about Malcolm X. The books are then cut up, pages are turned on their sides and ordered to reform the image of the gun using the edges of the pages.



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