African and African American Images in Newbery Award Winning Titles : Progress in PortrayalsMaterial type: TextSeries: eBooks on DemandPublisher: Lanham : Scarecrow Press, 2009Description: 1 online resource (210 p.)ISBN: 9780810869608Subject(s): Africa - In literature | Africa -- In literature | African Americans in literature | African Americans in literature | Africans in literature | Africans in literature | Children’s literature -- History and criticism | Children''s literature - History and criticism | Newbery Medal | Newbery MedalGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: African and African American Images in Newbery Award Winning Titles : Progress in PortrayalsDDC classification: 810.9352996 | 810.9352996073 LOC classification: PN1009.5.A47Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Background and Analysis; General Analysis of Newbery Titles in Historical Context, 1922-2009; Reviews: Newbery Titles with African or African American Images; Reviews: Ancillary Titles; Reviews: Other Newbery Award Winners; Newbery Author List; Newbery Title List; Index; About the Author
In Images of Africans and African Americans in Newbery Award Winning Titles: Progress in Portrayals, Binnie Tate Wilkin provides a historical and contextual examination of those titles that have won or been nominated for the nation''s most prestigious award for children''s literature. Wilkin explores the depictions of African and African American characters in these novels and illuminates the progressive quality of such representations.
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