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Ringgold, Faith

Overview
Works: 256 works in 417 publications in 2 languages and 24,926 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Biography  History  Nonfiction television programs  Poetry  Documentary television programs  Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Interviewee, Author of introduction
Classifications: PZ7.R4726, E
Publication Timeline
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Tar Beach by Faith Ringgold( Book )

22 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl dreams of flying above her Harlem home, claiming all she sees for herself and her family. Based on the author's quilt painting of the same name
Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the sky by Faith Ringgold( Book )

18 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 2,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With Harriet Tubman as her guide, Cassie retraces the steps escaping slaves took on the Underground Railroad in order to reunite with her younger brother
If a bus could talk : the story of Rosa Parks by Faith Ringgold( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 1,511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the African American woman and civil rights worker whose refusal to give up her seat on a bus led to a boycott which lasted more than a year in Montgomery, Alabama
My dream of Martin Luther King by Faith Ringgold( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author recounts the life of Martin Luther King in the form of her own dream
Dinner at Aunt Connie's house by Faith Ringgold( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 1997 in English and Chinese and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dinner at Aunt Connie's is even more special than usual when Melody meets not only her new adopted cousin but twelve inspiring African-American women, who step out of their portraits and join the family for dinner
Dancing at the Louvre : Faith Ringgold's French collection and other story quilts( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Designed to accompany a major traveling exhibition of Ringgold's work, Dancing at the Louvre offers a clear overview of her contribution to contemporary art and showcases in dazzling color, for the first time, all of the exquisite story quilts in her celebrated series The French Collection. ... Essays examine her stylistic development from the 1960s through the 1990s and explore the social and political aspects of her story quilts."--Jacket
Cassie's word quilt by Faith Ringgold( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Names the people and objects that make a girl's New York City apartment, school, and neighborhood special
Bronzeville boys and girls by Gwendolyn Brooks( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple poems that reflect the experiences and feelings of African American children living in big cities
The Invisible Princess by Faith Ringgold( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mama and Papa Love have a child, the Invisible Princess, who saves them and the other plantation slaves from their cruel master so that they can all find happiness in the Invisible Village of Peace, Freedom, and Love
The three witches by Joyce Carol Thomas( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three hungry witches set out to eat two orphaned children while their grandmother is away at the market
O holy night : Christmas with the Boys Choir of Harlem( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the Christmas story according to Luke plus the words to five popular Christmas carols--"Silent Night," "O Come All Ye Faithful," "O Holy Night," "Hark! the Herald Angels Sing," and "Joy to the World," sung on the accompanying CD by the Boys Choir of Harlem
Bonjour, Lonnie by Faith Ringgold( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An African-American Jewish boy traces his ancestry with the help of the Love Bird of Paris
Harlem Renaissance party by Faith Ringgold( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lonnie and his uncle journey back in time to the Harlem Renaissance
Faith Ringgold by Lisa E Farrington( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Craft in America( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the work and methods of four American textile artists: Faith Ringold, creator of painted story quilts that tell the African American experience and the history of Harlem; Randall Darwall, maker of quilts and garments; Consuelo Jiminez Underwood, who incorporates weaving, sewing, painting, and applique to address her indigenous heritage; Terese Agnew, who makes quilts using a method she calls "drawing with thread"
Faith Ringgold paints Crown Heights( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faith Ringgold details the creation of the quilt she created to represent the diverse cultures and traditions comprising the area of Crown Heights in New York City
Faith Ringgold : a view from the studio by Curlee Raven Holton( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When you look out of your studio window, what do you see? I see my determination to be free in America. Faith Ringgold: A View From the Studio is a remarkable book about a world-famous Black American artist. It is an artist's artist's book--by one artist and about another--about the making of art, about politics and judgment, about passion and struggle. It is, above all, about a great artist's collaboration with others in the creation of a unique body of work, which expresses a deeply committed vision of American history and the struggle for freedom
Art on fire : the politics of race and sex in the paintings of Faith Ringgold by Lisa E Farrington( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizebeth [sic] Catlett sculpting the truth( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works and inspirations of artist Elizabeth Catlett, in particular her sculpture
Henry Ossawa Tanner : his boyhood dream comes true by Faith Ringgold( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Henry Ossawa Tanner, an African American painter who was schooled in Philadelphia in one of the few secondary schools for Blacks. He then studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Tanner later moved to France as he had heard that Black artists were accepted there with less prejudice. His paintings were annually shown in the Paris Salon and in 1923 he was made a chevalier of the Order of the Legion of Honor, France's highest award for an artist
 
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Tar Beach
Alternative Names
Faith Ringgold

Faith Ringgold American artist

Faith Ringgold Amerikaans kunstschilderes

Languages
English (171)

Chinese (1)

Covers
Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the skyIf a bus could talk : the story of Rosa ParksMy dream of Martin Luther KingDinner at Aunt Connie's houseDancing at the Louvre : Faith Ringgold's French collection and other story quiltsCassie's word quiltBronzeville boys and girlsThe Invisible Princess