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
Trenton, N.J. : Africa World Press, 1995. , ©1995
xiv, 171 pages ; 23 cm
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.
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.
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:
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)
0865434778 (alk. paper)
086543476X (alk. paper)
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