by
 
Wood, Michele.

Title
Going back home : an artist returns to the South / pictures by Michele Wood ; story interpreted and written by Toyomi Igus.

Author
Wood, Michele.

Call Number
j759.13 WOO

Publication Date
c1996.

Publisher
San Francisco, Calif. : Children's Book Press, c1996.

Physical Description
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm.

Notes
A native of Indianapolis, Indiana, Michele Wood found her voice as an artist during a grant-funded trip to Yoruba land In Africa. She produced the Atlanta Jazz Series Poster (1993,1994) and the public began to take notice of her work.

Summary
Narrative text describes the artist's paintings and their portrayal of the lives of her African American relatives in the rural American South.

Subjects
Children's literature.
 
African American painters -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
 
African Americans in art -- Juvenile literature.
 
African Americans -- Southern States -- Juvenile literature.
 
African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
 
Artists -- Indiana -- Indianapolis -- Juvenile literature.
 
Indianapolis Room Collection (IndyPL)
 
Southern States -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.
 
Wood, Michele -- Juvenile literature.

Contributors
Igus, Yoyomi.

Horizon Bib Number
560190


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Brightwood LibraryChildren's Non-fiction Bookj759.13Children's Non-fiction BookChecked In
Central LibraryIndianapolis Room*ISCR jR 759.13 WOOIndianapolis Room*Reference Material
Nora LibraryChildren's Non-fiction Bookj759.13Children's Non-fiction BookChecked In
LTWP Fall Creek Valley Middle SchAdult Non-fiction Book*759.13 IGUAdult Non-fiction Book*Checked In
LTWP Skiles Test Elem SchChildren's Non-fiction Book*759.13 WOOChildren's Non-fiction Book*Checked In
LTWP Sunnyside Elem SchChildren's Non-fiction Book*759.13 WOOChildren's Non-fiction Book*Checked In