Definition of Parks, Gordon in English:

Parks, Gordon

proper noun

  • (1912–2006), US photographer, writer, movie director, and composer; full name Gordon Roger Alexander Buchanan Parks. He worked as a photographer for the Farm Security Administration 1941–44 before becoming a photojournalist for "Life" magazine 1949–70. He wrote "The Learning Tree" (1963), "Born Black" (1971), and "Shannon" (1981) and directed the movies "Shaft" (1971) and "The Super Cops" (1974)

Pronunciation

Parks, Gordon

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