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The all-white world of children's books and African American children's literature / edited by Osayimwense Osa.

Other Title:
All-white world of children's books & African American children's literature
Publication:
Trenton, N.J. : Africa World Press, 1995. , ©1995
Format/Description:
Book
xiv, 171 pages ; 23 cm
Subjects:
American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
Young adult literature, American -- History and criticism.
Children's literature, American -- History and criticism.
African American youth -- Books and reading.
African Americans -- Intellectual life.
African Americans in literature.
Place of Publication:
United States New Jersey Trenton.
Contents:
Introduction / Osayimwense Osa
The all-white world of children's books / Nancy Larrick
African-Americans in children's literature : from stereotype to positive representation / Mary Thompson Williams, Helen Bush Caver
Since the sixties : literature for children by African-American writers and illustrators / Frances Smith Foster
Illustration is my form, The Black experience, My story and my content / Tom Feelings
African-American communication tradition : oral and literate / Madge Gill Willis. Images of African-Americans in picture books for children / Judith V. Lechner
My calling as a storyteller / Cynthia Watts
The Pied Piper of Isleford : Ashley Bryan / Kemie Nix
African-American women writers of adolescent literature / Rosalie Black Kiah
The family chronicles of Mildred D. Taylor and Mary E. Mebane / Donnarae MacCann
Master of nonfiction : James Haskins / Joan Nist
The Coretta Scott King Award / Lee Bernd
The international context of African-American children's literature / Dianne Johnson. African American folktales versus White Supremicist juvenile fiction / Donnarae MacCann
Multiculturalism and theater for African-American youth in the '90s / Michele McNichols.
Notes:
Previously published as a special issue of Journal of African children & youth literature, v. 3, 1991/1992.
"Copyright ©1995 Journal of African children & youth literature"--verso of title page.
"Book design: Jonathan Gullery. The book is composed in Galliard and Nueva"--verso of title page.
Includes bibliographical references.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy has a Kennedy Center ticket stub and a piece of yellow ruled paper laid in.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (stamp) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1995
Contributor:
Osa, Osayimwense, editor.
Gullery, Jonathan, book designer.
Africa World Press, publisher.
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Children's Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0865434778 (alk. paper)
086543476X (alk. paper)
OCLC:
32466878
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