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Cole, Ernest locked

(b Eersterust, March 21, 1940; d New York City, Feb 18, 1990).
  • Allison Moore


South African photojournalist, active also in the USA. Cole, of Bapedi ethnicity, grew up in a black township near Pretoria. His father was a tailor and his mother a washerwoman. One of six children, he suffered from malnutrition. Cole hoped to become a doctor, but the Bantu Education Act (a ...

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