Day in the life of the Ku Klux Klan
• A Day in the life of the Ku Klux Klan
Photographer Anthony Karen has repeatedly worked with the most terrible secret organizations that are on the verge of what is permitted. He is already the author of photo projects about skinheads and Baptists, and now to the list of his works, and added a photo project about one of the US's most radical organizations - the Ku Klux Klan.
At first, he established contacts with members of the organization by phone or email. Then he arrived at one of the events Clan in 2005. Earning the trust of members of the organization, Karen received permission to shoot without restrictions.
Karl - Imperial magician southern "kingdom" of the Ku Klux Klan (standard group) - aims at the cockroach (on the sheet directly under the clock), while his wife and goddaughter hiding on the couch for fear a rebound.
The members of the Louisiana Ku Klux Klan are resting at the home of one of his comrades.
Baby Charlie from Louisiana of the Ku Klux Klan "Dixie Rangers" shows her fiance veil, which she sewed herself.
Members wishing to become members of the Ku Klux Klan, to take an oath at the time of the adoption ritual. Applicants are blindfolded and carried on Forests. They ask questions about the meaning of the clan and its history, and then they bring the curse. After that, they erected in the "knights" - moistened with holy water, put the sword on both shoulders and bless. Beginners welcome officers performing duties.
The members of the clan gathered on the battlefield during the Civil War to the traditional wedding ceremony of the Ku Klux Klan.
The son of an imperial magician Ku Klux Klan North Carolina.
One of the members of the community in his home in Virginia.
The Imperial officer (right), the imperial magician and his wife (left) gather for a Christmas service in the local church.
Granddaughter imperial magician southern "kingdom" of the Ku Klux Klan.
The representatives of the Ku Klux Klan of the Midwest.