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Andrews, Benny 1930-2006

Overview
Works: 158 works in 229 publications in 2 languages and 10,742 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  Biography  History  Exhibition catalogs  Miscellanea  Personal narratives‡vAfrican American  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Interviewee
Classifications: PS591.N4, [E]
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Langston Hughes by Langston Hughes( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,876 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 by Arnold Adoff( Book )
4 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 1,569 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 )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and Chinese and held by 1,382 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 )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 921 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 815 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
John Lewis in the lead : a story of the civil rights movement by James Haskins( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 652 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
Pictures for Miss Josie by Sandra Belton( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 618 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
Sky sash so blue by Elizabeth Hathorn( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 548 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 262 libraries worldwide
I am the darker brother; an anthology of modern poems by Black Americans by Arnold Adoff( Book )
5 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
Poems on aspects of race or racial problems by well-known blackpoets, including Countee Cullen, Richard Wright, Leroi Jones, Langston Hughes, and James Weldon Johnson
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 220 libraries worldwide
Folk--the art of Benny and George Andrews ( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Benny Andrews, the visible man ( visu )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Benny Andrews, African-American artist, talks about his life and art
Harlem really cooks by Sandra Lawrence( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Attica book by Black Emergency Cultural Coalition( Book )
2 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 55 libraries worldwide
Draw what you see : the life and art of Benny Andrews by Kathleen Benson( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Looks at the life of the artist Benny Andrews illustrated with his original paintings, from his childhood and youth in rural Georgia, through his studies in Chicago and his activism and artistic success in New York City
I Can Fly ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Six African American artists paint and speak about their creative processes and of the Black experience in America--the history, politics, city life, and country life
I can fly ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 26 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!
Echoes, prisons, U.S.A. : [exhibition] October 24-November 28 by Benny Andrews( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Once upon a time in Atlanta : a memoir by Raymond Andrews( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Andrews, Benny
Benny Andrews
Languages
English (92)
Chinese (1)
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