Black History Sculptor Elizabeth Catlett Dies at 96
Legendary black sculptor Elizabeth Catlett, a U.S. expatriate, has died at the age of 96.
Catlett had been living in Mexico since being barred from the U.S. during the McCarthy era for her political activism. She is well-known for her sculptures of Mexican and African American women. Catlett was born in Washington D.C. in 1936 and attended Howard University.