Andrews, Benny 1930-2006
Most widely held works about Benny Andrews
Most widely held works by Benny Andrews
Langston Hughes by Langston Hughes ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,634 libraries worldwide
A brief profile of African American poet Langston Hughes accompanies some of his better known poems for children.
I am the darker brother; an anthology of modern poems by Negro Americans ( Book )
3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 1,613 libraries worldwide
Poems on aspects of race or racial problems by well-known Negro poets, including Countee Cullen, Richard Wright, Leroi Jones, Langston Hughes, and James Weldon Johnson.
The hickory chair by Lisa Rowe Fraustino ( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 1,349 libraries worldwide
A blind boy tells of his warm relationship with his grandmother and the gift she left for him after her death.
I am the darker brother : an anthology of modern poems by African Americans ( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 863 libraries worldwide
Collects verse by African American poets of the twentieth century.
Delivering justice : W.W. Law and the fight for civil rights by James Haskins ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 764 libraries worldwide
Presents the life of W.W. Law, an NAACP activist, whose efforts to register black voters, and lead a successful business boycott resulted in Savannah, Georgia being the first city in the south to end racial discrimination.
Pictures for Miss Josie by Sandra Belton ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 667 libraries worldwide
When his father first takes him to meet Miss Josie, a young boy is somewhat intimadated by her, but through the coming years he comes to treasure her friendship and support and passes on his love of her to his own son. Based on the life of Josephine Carroll Smith.
John Lewis in the lead : a story of the civil rights movement by James Haskins ( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 640 libraries worldwide
"A biography of John Lewis, Georgia Congressman and one of the 'Big Six' civil rights leaders of the 1960s, focusing on his youth and culminating in the voter registration drives that sparked 'Bloody Sunday,' as hundreds of people walked across the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama. Includes a note by Congressman Lewis and a timeline"--Provided by publisher.
Sky sash so blue by Elizabeth Hathorn ( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 580 libraries worldwide
The special sky blue sash that a young slave girl offers to give her older sister for her wedding dress becomes a tie that binds the family together when the sister moves away.
Jessie and Jesus ; and, Cousin Claire by Raymond Andrews ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 293 libraries worldwide
American icons : from Madison to Manhattan, the art of Benny Andrews, 1948-1997 by J. Richard Gruber ( Book )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Benny Andrews, the visible man ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Benny Andrews, African-American artist, talks about his life and art.
Folk--the art of Benny and George Andrews ( Book )
6 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Benny Andrews : the bicentennial series : ... exhibition ... organized by the High Museum of Art, Atlanta by Benny Andrews ( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Between the lines : 70 drawings and 7 essays by Benny Andrews ( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Harlem really cooks by Sandra Lawrence ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
A different drummer : Benny Andrews, the music series, 1991-98 ; [exhibition] Dorothy W. and C. Lawson Reed, Jr. Gallery, January 22-March 5, 1999 by Benny Andrews ( Book )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
I Can Fly. Part IV, Kids & African American art ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Six brilliant artists paint and speak of the Black experience in America--the history, politics, city life, and country life: Faith Ringgold, Jacob Lawrence, Alison Saar, Benny Andrews, Elizabeth Catlett, and Romare Bearden. Video also features Lowery Sims, Executive Director of the Studio Museum in Harlem. Includes performances by the internationally acclaimed theatrical troupes De la Guarda and Stomp!
Attica book ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Benny Andrews : selections from a life in art : February 8 - March 22, 1997 by Benny Andrews ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
The collages of Benny Andrews : [September 18, 1988- February 26, 1989, an exhibition by Benny Andrews ( Book )
4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
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Benny Andrews 1930-2006