The Resource Glory : magical visions of black beauty, Kahran and Regis Bethencourt

Glory : magical visions of black beauty, Kahran and Regis Bethencourt

Label
Glory : magical visions of black beauty
Title
Glory
Title remainder
magical visions of black beauty
Statement of responsibility
Kahran and Regis Bethencourt
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "From Kahran and Regis Bethencourt, the dynamite husband and wife duo behind CreativeSoul Photography, comes GLORY, a photography book that shatters the conventional standards of beauty for Black children. Featuring a foreword by Amanda Seales With stunning images of natural hair and gorgeous, inventive visual storytelling, GLORY puts Black beauty front and center with more than 100 breathtaking photographs and a collection of powerful essays about the children. At its heart, it is a recognition and celebration of the versatility and innate beauty of black hair, and black beauty. The glorious coffee-table book pays homage to the story of our royal past, celebrates the glory of the here and now, and even dares to forecast the future. It brings to life past, present, and future visions of black culture and showcases the power and beauty of recognizing and celebrating oneself. Beauty as an expression of who you are is power. When we define our own standards of beauty, we take back that power. GLORY encourages children around the world to feel that power and harness it"--
  • Beauty as an expression of who you are is power. When we define our own standards of beauty, we take back that power. The Bethencourts put Black beauty front and center with breathtaking photographs and a collection of powerful essays about the children. At its heart, it is a recognition and celebration of the versatility and innate beauty of black hair, and black beauty. They pay homage to the story of our royal past, celebrate the glory of the here and now, and even dare to forecast the future. -- adapted from jacket
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bethencourt, Kahran
Dewey number
779.2089/96073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TR681.B52
LC item number
B48 2020
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bethencourt, Regis
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Black people
  • Photography of youth
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Aesthetics, Black
  • Aesthetics, Black
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Blacks
  • Photography of youth
Label
Glory : magical visions of black beauty, Kahran and Regis Bethencourt
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Amanda Seales -- Introduction -- Past: once and future kings and queens -- Present: Glory prevails -- Future: our unbound glory -- Behind the scenes: a behind-the-scenes look at our photo shoots
Control code
on1130363505
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 243 pages
Isbn
9781250204561
Lccn
2020021905
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Glory : magical visions of black beauty, Kahran and Regis Bethencourt
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Amanda Seales -- Introduction -- Past: once and future kings and queens -- Present: Glory prevails -- Future: our unbound glory -- Behind the scenes: a behind-the-scenes look at our photo shoots
Control code
on1130363505
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 243 pages
Isbn
9781250204561
Lccn
2020021905
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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