Art against the odds : from slave quilts to prison paintings (Book, 2004) [WorldCat.org]
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Art against the odds : from slave quilts to prison paintings

Author: Susan Goldman Rubin
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Demonstrates how people have found a way to use artistic creations as a means for coping with some of the darkest moments in human history, from the drawings of concentration camp prisoners to the creation of patchwork quilts by slaves.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Juvenile works
Nonfiction
Art
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Goldman Rubin
ISBN: 0375824065 9780375824067 037592406X 9780375924064
OCLC Number: 52373360
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection.
Description: 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: Outsider art --
Captured --
Pattern for freedom: women's quilts as art --
Kids create art against the odds.
Responsibility: Susan Goldman Rubin.
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Demonstrates how people have found a way to use artistic creations as a means for coping with some of the darkest moments in human history, from the drawings of concentration camp prisoners to the creation of patchwork quilts by slaves.

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