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The Resource We flew over the bridge : the memoirs of Faith Ringgold

We flew over the bridge : the memoirs of Faith Ringgold

Label
We flew over the bridge : the memoirs of Faith Ringgold
Title
We flew over the bridge
Title remainder
the memoirs of Faith Ringgold
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author looks back and shares the story of her struggles, growth, and triumphs on her path to success
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ringgold, Faith
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ringgold, Faith
  • African American women artists
  • Ringgold, Faith
  • African American women artists
Label
We flew over the bridge : the memoirs of Faith Ringgold
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Bulfinch Press book."
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part II :
  • Men, marriage, and motherhood
  • Chapter 3 :
  • Men and marriage in the 1950s and 1960s
  • Chapter 4 :
  • My mother was perfect, or so she said
  • Chapter 5 :
  • Parental politics : my daughter and me
  • Color plates
  • Part III :
  • Acknowledgments
  • Making art, making waves, and making money
  • Chapter 6 :
  • A European trip ends with a death in the family
  • Chapter 7 :
  • The 1960s : is there a black art?
  • Chapter 8 :
  • The End of the 1960s : out of the studio and into the streets
  • Chapter 9 :
  • The 1970s : is there a woman's art?
  • Chapter 10 :
  • Introduction
  • Teaching art : those who can should
  • Chapter 11:
  • We flew over the bridge : performance art, story quilts, and Tar Beach
  • Appendix :
  • Matisse's Chapel
  • Faith Ringgold chronology
  • Public and private collections
  • Index
  • Part I :
  • Harlem born and bred
  • Chapter 1 :
  • From the cradle to the classroom in the 1930s
  • Chapter 2 :
  • Growing up on Sugar Hill in the 1940s
Control code
ocm32236399
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xv, 288 pages
Isbn
9780821220719
Lccn
95012988
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
We flew over the bridge : the memoirs of Faith Ringgold
Publication
Note
  • "A Bulfinch Press book."
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part II :
  • Men, marriage, and motherhood
  • Chapter 3 :
  • Men and marriage in the 1950s and 1960s
  • Chapter 4 :
  • My mother was perfect, or so she said
  • Chapter 5 :
  • Parental politics : my daughter and me
  • Color plates
  • Part III :
  • Acknowledgments
  • Making art, making waves, and making money
  • Chapter 6 :
  • A European trip ends with a death in the family
  • Chapter 7 :
  • The 1960s : is there a black art?
  • Chapter 8 :
  • The End of the 1960s : out of the studio and into the streets
  • Chapter 9 :
  • The 1970s : is there a woman's art?
  • Chapter 10 :
  • Introduction
  • Teaching art : those who can should
  • Chapter 11:
  • We flew over the bridge : performance art, story quilts, and Tar Beach
  • Appendix :
  • Matisse's Chapel
  • Faith Ringgold chronology
  • Public and private collections
  • Index
  • Part I :
  • Harlem born and bred
  • Chapter 1 :
  • From the cradle to the classroom in the 1930s
  • Chapter 2 :
  • Growing up on Sugar Hill in the 1940s
Control code
ocm32236399
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xv, 288 pages
Isbn
9780821220719
Lccn
95012988
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

Library Locations

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