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A to Z of American women in the visual arts

Carol Kort

A to Z of American women in the visual arts

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Published by Facts on File in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, American -- Dictionaries,
  • Women artists -- United States -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-238) and index

    Other titlesA to Z of women
    StatementCarol Kort and Liz Sonneborn
    GenreDictionaries
    SeriesFacts on File library of American history
    ContributionsSonneborn, Liz
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6505 .K59 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 258 p. :
    Number of Pages258
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15355756M
    ISBN 100816043973
    LC Control Number2001040231

    Most recently, she was Chair of the School of Literary Arts at the Oakland School for the Arts, teaching fiction, poetry, and journalism to 9thth graders. Website Kara Walker A bold expressionist who tackles the themes of history, power, race, repression and sexuality, Kara Walker is known for her trademark room size black cut paper silhouettes. Bette Parks Sacks, then in her 50s, intuitively knew something was wrong but, like many African American women, was afraid her doctor would give her the brush-off. Although we are a long way away from that, we must aspire to that ideal. Working alongside other professional black women who were stressed out by the health system became part of the impetus that led to the book. Summary Praise for the previous edition: "The entries are informative and written in a lively, engaging style, making this reference book a pleasure to read

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