The Griots of Oakland: Voices from the African American Oral History Project Angela Zusman

The Griots of Oakland: Voices from the African American Oral History Project

Author: Angela Zusman
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Book Title
The Griots of Oakland: Voices from the African American Oral History Project
Author
Angela Zusman
ISBN
9780988763111
What is it like being a young African American man? The media repeats the same stereotypes again and again, yet the reality is much more diverse. This eye-opening and beautifully presented book shares the voices and images of a group of young black men in Oakland, interviewed by their peers in a groundbreaking oral history project. The youth share their wisdom on a range of questions, organized by theme and accompanied by portrait photography and materials for further reflection. For students, educators, policy makers, and those who want to gain a better understanding of modern African American culture.Binding Type: HardcoverAuthor: Angela ZusmanPublisher: Story BridgesPublished: 10/18/2013ISBN: 9780988763111Pages: 206Weight: 1.60lbsSize: 8.70h x 8.70w x 0.90dAward: In the Margins Book Award - FinalistReview Citations: SLJ Best Adult Bks 4 Teens 12/01/2014 pg. 32
What is it like being a young African American man? The media repeats the same stereotypes again and again, yet the reality is much more diverse. This eye-opening and beautifully presented book shares the voices and images of a group of young black men in Oakland, interviewed by their peers in a groundbreaking oral history project. The youth share their wisdom on a range of questions, organized by theme and accompanied by portrait photography and materials for further reflection. For students, educators, policy makers, and those who want to gain a better understanding of modern African American culture.

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Angela Zusman
Publisher: Story Bridges
Published: 10/18/2013
ISBN: 9780988763111
Pages: 206
Weight: 1.60lbs
Size: 8.70h x 8.70w x 0.90d
Award: In the Margins Book Award - Finalist

Review Citations: SLJ Best Adult Bks 4 Teens 12/01/2014 pg. 32
What is it like being a young African American man? The media repeats the same stereotypes again and again, yet the reality is much more diverse. This eye-opening and beautifully presented book shares the voices and images of a group of young black men in Oakland, interviewed by their peers in a groundbreaking oral history project. The youth share their wisdom on a range of questions, organized by theme and accompanied by portrait photography and materials for further reflection. For students, educators, policy makers, and those who want to gain a better understanding of modern African American culture.

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Angela Zusman
Publisher: Story Bridges
Published: 10/18/2013
ISBN: 9780988763111
Pages: 206
Weight: 1.60lbs
Size: 8.70h x 8.70w x 0.90d
Award: In the Margins Book Award - Finalist

Review Citations: SLJ Best Adult Bks 4 Teens 12/01/2014 pg. 32