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African-American classics

Author: James Weldon JohnsonFlorence Lewis BentleyW E B Du BoisLangston HughesAlice Moore Dunbar-NelsonAll authors
Publisher: Mount Horeb, Wis. : Eureka ; London : Diamond [distributor], [2011] ©2011
Series: Graphic classics, v. 22.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Twenty-three stories and poems by America's earliest black authors, illustrated by contemporary black artists including: authors, Langston Hughes [and others]; adaptations, Alex Simmons, Christopher Priest, Mat Johnson; illustrators, Afua Richardson [and others]"--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Adaptation comics
graphic novels
Anthology comics (documents)
Biographies
Comics (Graphic works)
Fiction
History
Short stories
Comic books, strips, etc
Biography
Comic, books, strips, etc
Material Type: Biography, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Weldon Johnson; Florence Lewis Bentley; W E B Du Bois; Langston Hughes; Alice Moore Dunbar-Nelson; Claude McKay; Zora Neale Hurston; Robert W Bagnall; Jean Toomer; James David Corrothers; Paul Laurence Dunbar; Ethel M Caution; Effie Lee Newsome; Charles W Chesnutt; Leila Amos Pendleton; J Edwin Campbell; Frances Ellen Watkins Harper; Tom Pomplun; Lance Tooks; Afua Richardson
ISBN: 9780982563045 0982563043
OCLC Number: 751752024
Target Audience: "Recommended for ages 12 to adult"--Page 4 of cover.
Description: 144 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: The reward / James Weldon Johnson, illustrated by Mac McGill --
Two Americans / Florence Lewis Bentley, adapted by Alex Simmons, illustrated by Trevor Von Eeden, color by Adrian Johnson --
On being Crazy / W.E.B. Du Bois, adapted by Tom Pomplun, illustrated by Kyle Baker --
The negro / Langston Hughes, illustrated by Stan Shaw --
Danse Africaine / Langston Hughes / illustrated by Afua Richardson --
A carnival jangle / Alice Dunbar Nelson / adapted and illustrated by Lance Tooks --
The castaways / Claude McKay, illustrated by Glenn Brewer --
America / Claude McKay, illustrated by John Jennings --
Lawing and jawing / Zora Neale Hurston, adapted by Tom Pomplun, illustrated by Arie Monroe --
Lex Talionis / Robert W. Bagnall, adapted by Christopher Priest, illustrated by Jim Webb --
Becky / Jean Toomer, adapted by Mat Johnson, illustrated by Kenjji --
In the matter of two men / James D. Corrothers, illustrated by Kenjji --
Sympathy / by Paul Laurence Dunbar, illustrated by Lance Tooks. We wear the mask / Paul Laurence Dunbar, illustrated by Larry Poncho Brown --
Buyers of dreams / Ethel M. Caution, adapted by Tom Pomplun, illustrated by Leilani Hickerson --
The bronze legacy / Effie Lee Newsome, illustrated by Keith Mallett --
The Goophered grapevine / Charles W. Chesnutt / adapted by Alex Simmons, illustrated by Shepherd Hendrix --
Sanctum 777 N.S.D.C.O.U meets Cleopatra / Leila Amos Pendleton, adapted by Tom Pomplun, illustrated by Kevin J. Taylor --
De cunjah man / James Edwin Campbell, illustrated by Masheka Wood --
Filling station / Zora Neale Hurston, adapted by Tom Pomplun, illustrated by Milton Knight --
The ghost of Deacon Brown / James Weldon Johnson, illustrated by Jeremy Love --
Aunt Chloe's politics / Frances E.W. Harper, illustrated by Titus V. Thomas --
Shalmanezer / Frances E.W. Harper, adapted & illustrated by Lance Tooks.
Series Title: Graphic classics, v. 22.
Responsibility: edited by Tom Pomplun and Lance Tooks.

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"Twenty-three stories and poems by America's earliest black authors, illustrated by contemporary black artists including: authors, Langston Hughes [and others]; adaptations, Alex Simmons, Christopher Priest, Mat Johnson; illustrators, Afua Richardson [and others]"--Page 4 of cover.

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