Parks, Gordon (Alexander Buchanan)
PARKS, Gordon (Alexander Buchanan)
PARKS, Gordon (Alexander Buchanan). American, b. 1912. Genres: Novels, Poetry, Photography, Autobiography/Memoirs. Career: Film director. Life mag., photographer and writer, 1949-70; Essence mag., NYC, editorial director, 1970-73. Publications: The Learning Tree, 1963, screenplay 1969; A Choice of Weapons, 1966; A Poet and His Camera, 1968; Whispers of Intimate Things, 1971; Born Black, 1971; In Love, 1971; Moments without Proper Names (poetry), 1975; Flavio, 1978; To Smile in Autumn, 1979; Shannon, 1981; Voices in the Mirror, 1990; Arias in Silence (photography, painting, and poetry), 1994; Glimpses toward Infinity, 1996; Half Past Autumn, 1997; Star for Noon, 2000; The Sun Stalker (novel), 2002. Address: 860 United Nations Plaza, New York, NY 10017, U.S.A.